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Old 10-30-2011, 09:26 PM   #61 (permalink)
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And I did that for Alaska and it showed only four Ski Resorts.
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Old 10-30-2011, 09:45 PM   #62 (permalink)
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If you could name me some powder resorts I could research them. Up for anything that's gonna get me some real powder.
Some areas get more snow than others, there isn't a powder resort, just pick a location and go, it's hit or miss wherever you go. Your gunna have a chance for pow in Tahoe Utah or Colorado.
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Old 10-30-2011, 11:21 PM   #63 (permalink)
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Powder only comes with storms, and the amount/quality is highly variable, depending on temperature and moisture content. No storm = No powder. The best way to get powder is to chase storms, which is impossible when you set a specific vacation date. Either you plan your trip to be flexible and at a moment's notice or you simply run the risk of the weather not bringing powder. No such thing as guaranteed perfect pow anywhere.
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Old 10-31-2011, 01:28 AM   #65 (permalink)
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Maybe Colo an exception but every American hill Ive been to just doesnt hold a candle to BC/Alberta. Im biased though
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Dude wherever you go you will find powder if it snows. If you are so concerned about pow then make a road trip out of it or don't book your ticket until like less than a week out really next day would be better. That way you could chase a storm or wait until a dumping occurs. Don't worry so much no matter what conditions are like they are better here than they are in NY I promise that.
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Old 10-31-2011, 07:26 PM   #67 (permalink)
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Mt. Bakers !! F all that resort garbage. fly into seatac, take the puddle jumper to bellingham, star walking westwith your snowboard under your arm. it wont take long to get a ride to the mountain. then just bring a tent and camp in the woods on top of the mountain!!! eating birds and snails!! it'll be rad!!
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Mt. Bakers !! F all that resort garbage. fly into seatac, take the puddle jumper to bellingham, star walking westwith your snowboard under your arm. it wont take long to get a ride to the mountain. then just bring a tent and camp in the woods on top of the mountain!!! eating birds and snails!! it'll be rad!!

hahahaaa, partly true...slugs not snails. btw if you want to ride pow you got to have steeps...otherwise you are swimming. btw there is a shuttle from bham to baker on weekends and holidays and hitchhiking is easy.
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Mt. Bakers !! F all that resort garbage. fly into seatac, take the puddle jumper to bellingham, star walking westwith your snowboard under your arm. it wont take long to get a ride to the mountain. then just bring a tent and camp in the woods on top of the mountain!!! eating birds and snails!! it'll be rad!!
He said he wants to board powder, not cement.
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Old 11-01-2011, 11:12 AM   #70 (permalink)
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He said he wants to board powder, not cement.


well thats strange....i rode that hill everyday of the season and NEVER was it anything less than great. and it snow every day for a month it seemed like. the canadians were going home there was too much snow. crystal has the cascade concrete... but bakers? dude who suggested road trip has the idea. but thats more like work to most people.
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