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Today 06:15 PM
DrGreeNThumB420
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Sounds like a sweet deal.let me know if your friend doesn't want it. Is it the swallowtail version? When I google it I show a swallow version and a non swallow version. What kind of shape is it in?
Nope no swallow tail, great shape only rode 4 times. I will let you know
Today 01:12 PM
Powhunter
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Sounds good let me know

Nope not on CL yet but i'm only looking for $275 with heel risers so will be easy sell. Yeah, i normally ride 152-155 so ended up getting Voile 156 and love it.
Sounds like a sweet deal.let me know if your friend doesn't want it. Is it the swallowtail version? When I google it I show a swallow version and a non swallow version. What kind of shape is it in?
Today 07:46 AM
mojo maestro
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Sounds good let me know

Nope not on CL yet but i'm only looking for $275 with heel risers so will be easy sell. Yeah, i normally ride 152-155 so ended up getting Voile 156 and love it.
I'll give ya.........tree-fiddy......
Today 07:40 AM
DrGreeNThumB420
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Word, thanks for the offer, I'll definitely give you a shout once I can be a contributing member of the group.

I'm thinking a 161/162 Venture Storm right now since they're coming back next year. I normally ride 156s so a 165 would be a heck of a leap lol. Do you have it listed on Denver CL? Someone's had one up for a bit
Sounds good let me know

Nope not on CL yet but i'm only looking for $275 with heel risers so will be easy sell. Yeah, i normally ride 152-155 so ended up getting Voile 156 and love it.
Yesterday 06:55 PM
Powhunter
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Originally Posted by DrGreeNThumB420 View Post
when youre ready hit me up. My friend and I are new to this BC this year after finishing AIARE level 1 in spring of 2015. We have mostly been skinning inbounds with a couple tours in safer BC areas. We still have a lot to learn but all about making the right choices and getting back to the car safely.

What size split you looking to get? I have another friend saying he wants to buy my Rome Whiteroom 165 but he doesn't I may have a good deal for you. Board is just to big for me.
Word, thanks for the offer, I'll definitely give you a shout once I can be a contributing member of the group.

I'm thinking a 161/162 Venture Storm right now since they're coming back next year. I normally ride 156s so a 165 would be a heck of a leap lol. Do you have it listed on Denver CL? Someone's had one up for a bit
Yesterday 06:35 PM
DrGreeNThumB420
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Originally Posted by Powhunter View Post
Thanks dudes. I definitely plan on getting all the gear over the summer, along with an avalung and a llvl 1 class come next winter. Going to be expensive, around 2500 for everything, but I think it I'll be worth it. Thanks for the tip on the friends of Bp thing too, il definitely have to hop on that. My biggest issue is lack of a group to go with so I think il start with just skinning in bounds before lifts turn to start out, and hopefully I can meet some like minded individuals in the process.
when youre ready hit me up. My friend and I are new to this BC this year after finishing AIARE level 1 in spring of 2015. We have mostly been skinning inbounds with a couple tours in safer BC areas. We still have a lot to learn but all about making the right choices and getting back to the car safely.

What size split you looking to get? I have another friend saying he wants to buy my Rome Whiteroom 165 but he doesn't I may have a good deal for you. Board is just to big for me.
Yesterday 12:58 PM
Powhunter Thanks dudes. I definitely plan on getting all the gear over the summer, along with an avalung and a llvl 1 class come next winter. Going to be expensive, around 2500 for everything, but I think it I'll be worth it. Thanks for the tip on the friends of Bp thing too, il definitely have to hop on that. My biggest issue is lack of a group to go with so I think il start with just skinning in bounds before lifts turn to start out, and hopefully I can meet some like minded individuals in the process.
Yesterday 08:40 AM
killclimbz
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i'd recommend getting gear(beacon,shovel,probe) and AIARE Level 1 class
This.

You'll need to find people who enjoy getting out and as linville said, a similar acceptance of risk. The problem is some people may have an acceptance of risk that is likely to get someone killed.

Friends of Berthoud Pass will be starting up our free avalanche awareness classes next fall. Classes run about two hours and are a great primer for your level 1. We'll probably have the schedule out sometime in September. There is also a free one day on snow component that will be held over a weekend in late January/early February. Again, a great primer if you haven't taken your L1 by then.

There is a lot to learn but it is fairly easy. The problem is, a small mistake can lead to huge problems. It doesn't take much. It's the little things that make the difference.
Yesterday 07:47 AM
DrGreeNThumB420
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Made the decision to get involved in the BC next winter. Started reading Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain. So much more to snow than I realized! Any tips from anyone In Regards to getting started in the Colorado BC? Seems our snowpack is the sketchiest of them all...
i'd recommend getting gear(beacon,shovel,probe) and AIARE Level 1 class
05-24-2016 11:04 PM
linvillegorge Get with a group of experienced BC riders with a similar level of risk acceptance.
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