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|11-27-2012 09:13 PM|
|ShredLife||i flyfish and splitboard and my dad is a tele skier and fuck all of you dicks.|
|11-27-2012 07:04 PM|
Originally Posted by Grizz View Post
tele skiers : skiing
patchouli : deadheads
|11-27-2012 06:57 PM|
That sticker has been out for a while. I can't attest to what happens in CO, I've only been in the PNW. If that's the prevailing attitude it's just one more reason why I don't want to visit.
Flyfishing is the same deal. A few bad apples but mostly good people. But I will say having a popular movie come out upped the douche factor a butt load. BTW: no bait on the lower Deschutes.
|11-27-2012 06:45 PM|
Funny thing is I've seen it the other way too. I've heard 'hardcore' resort riders talk about how back country skiers can't be good since they only do two runs a day. That was heated gondola ride fo sho, I think it was 6 skiers (mixed tele and alpine) and me. I just sat there with my ear buds in pretending to rock out and try to not laugh....
The dude I mentioned in the post before even said that about mountain bikers (when I told him I mtb but I am too cheap to pay for lift ticket for my bike) he said "well, you're never gonna get good that way. You can't get enough runs in. Just like back country skiers"
OMG I'll never be a PRO mtn biker. I will go sob in my coffee now I guess.
I don't know what it is but I seem to attract freaks like moths to a flame. I need to stop riding the singles line, I swear. I should start a "over heard in the gondola" twitter account!
|11-27-2012 06:28 PM|
|StreetDoc||whats wrong with the buzz?!!|
|11-27-2012 04:18 PM|
great report! thanks for the pics! skinning up a groomed road is probably a good way to get used to the setup..
|11-27-2012 04:01 PM|
It's ironic that you hate seeing a superior attitude towards others in splitboarding and then talk about keeping it real compared to those tele kooks.
All the telemarkers I know are pretty low key about it. Small sample size I guess?
|11-26-2012 03:23 PM|
Originally Posted by DrnknZag View Post
the best reason to read TGR is so that when you see one of those douchbags with stickers on their skis (and they all have them) you can totally fuck with them. The best is to let them prattle on about how fucking RADICAL they are, then right before unloading slip in something about one of their little inside jokes right as they ride off the chairlift. total win.
I actually took a gondola ride with one of them yesterday, he spent the entire 10 minute ride telling me just how awesome he was. Not only at skiiing but downhill mountainbiking...uh huh.....I was saying the most obnoxious shit back to him. He was probably thinking "dayum this chicks a fucking ****!
uh, but back to your thread. fucking awesome pix and it's making me realize I need to move. Thanks
|11-24-2012 10:56 PM|
Originally Posted by volcom21d View Post
|11-24-2012 10:20 PM|
|volcom21d||Headed up to Stevens tomorrow with the wife. Never been there before and a bit of a drive, but we're both itching for some turns since White hasn't opened up yet. Anyone else gonna be there tomorrow?|
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