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Today 11:38 AM
andyl9063
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Originally Posted by NickinCO View Post
Steamboat is insane, longest lines I've ever seen. Gondola line all the way to Christy. Still found untracked snow all day. People love those groomers...

can you provide some info on those? we're traveling there for the weekend.
How is the travel and snow this week?

Thank you!
Yesterday 12:17 AM
zackmorris Roads were bad today for sure. Winter tires as well and it was a tough drive this morning.
01-16-2017 02:14 PM
phillyphan Had to look up what a "beach day" is. Looks awesome.
01-16-2017 01:18 PM
Big Foot The roads were surprisingly slick on my commute to work today. I'd imagine traffic on 70 will be a shit show.
01-16-2017 10:33 AM
snowklinger
pls slow down

some of the slickest shit I've ever driven in 20 winters. 29 degrees and snowing.

awd and trucks wiping out everywhere.

my BLIZZAKS barely functioning at 20mph. (non stop traction control and instant abs on every brake)

drive safe.

I bet its not worth saying to this thoughtful crowd, but if driving is something you dont think about or put much effort into, let someone else do it or change your habits pls.

Driving safe even in good conditions takes diligence and care. The brake and gas are not a stop/go function. USE YOUR FUCKING BLINKERS, they communicate with all the other missiles of death flying around the road and helps to dodge each other..

shitty lazy driving is a fucked way to be part of society where traffic deaths are too many by alot.

/rant

tldr; i was just gonna say its slippery out there lol
01-16-2017 10:22 AM
Big Foot I ended up doing a beach day at Abasin on Saturday. Traffic was really bad coming up at 5:30AM, and the lower lot was full by 7:45AM, but there were no lift lines at all the whole day. And traffic coming back at 3:00 was non-existent. I could not have asked for a better day on a holiday weekend. There was even still powder to be found.
01-15-2017 09:56 AM
NickinCO Steamboat is insane, longest lines I've ever seen. Gondola line all the way to Christy. Still found untracked snow all day. People love those groomers...
01-14-2017 11:29 AM
KansasNoob I did the math and where I was in Colorado from the 2nd to the 12th got nearly 6 feet of snow. 4 feet at Copper alone this week and last weekend. This was on Monday after 3 days of accumulation.

In all, I spent most of the trip on the Derby. My white helmet is covered in gunpowder residue from riding through where they blasted the previous day. Never had a better trip.
01-13-2017 02:45 PM
BurtonAvenger
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Originally Posted by slyder View Post
I'm hoping Mon & Tues since the website says they are closed till Monday. My schedule is wide open, my buddy now works leaving me solo during the week

I'm trying to work out a few options with SBF guys and some friends that have friends out there are trying to get me connected as well.

I'm actually a little scared !!! Not kidding. All this snow, tree wells, my board so many new variables. I will stay in bounds and only with a guide that knows what they are doing and if they think my skill will allow me off groomers. 'I want to come home ......

BA I"ll send you a pm if you with my info if your willing, available and tolerant of a old guy that know nothing
I'm not turning PM's on that's opening the floodgate. Shoot me an email if you need to avran@angrysnowboarder.com. I'm thinking of shooting over to the Basin on Monday as it shouldn't be too busy for MLK Monday.

Snow's good boys. Shit that's normally 20 feet for a drop is like 5 right now up there.
01-13-2017 10:39 AM
Big Foot
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Originally Posted by deagol View Post
any idea where that vid is from?
Found an article that said Canadian Back Country. Doesn't specify where though. If he's from Whistler I'd have to assume in that neighborhood.
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