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Forum: Back Country Travel   04-20-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,887
Posted By nooboarder
5 boarders killed in backcountry avalanche at Loveland

Sheriff: 5 snowboarders killed in Colo. avalanche - seattlepi.com (http://www.seattlepi.com/news/article/Sheriff-5-snowboarders-killed-in-Colo-avalanche-4450486.php)
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-18-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,623
Posted By nooboarder
August trip - New Zealand, Chile, or Argentina?

Where would you go for an August snowboarding trip? What do you think 2 weeks would cost coming from CA? Trying to scope out different resorts, places to stay, budgets, and also think about...
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-17-2013, 03:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,119
Posted By nooboarder
can you elaborateon this? does the rest of the...

can you elaborateon this? does the rest of the mountain suck? would really like to drive to board in may instead of having to fly up to mt. hood
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-17-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,119
Posted By nooboarder
lol OK if you are talking about splitboarding /...

lol OK if you are talking about splitboarding / backcountry, that is way past my comfort zone. i thought you meant you could hike up the groomers
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-17-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,119
Posted By nooboarder
where is good for this? any tips? sounds really...

where is good for this? any tips? sounds really fun but just am not ure how would go about it. can you just roll up to kirkwood/heavenly or something and hike up to the top?
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-17-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,119
Posted By nooboarder
damn, too bad. although looks like mammoth is...

damn, too bad. although looks like mammoth is still open until june so crisis averted---it's only 2 hours farther than tahoe
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-17-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,119
Posted By nooboarder
will Tahoe resorts reopen for big snow in May / June?

does this happen? Everything is closing in the next two weeks but I am just wondering if there are some massive snowstorms in Mid-may / early june do tahoe resorts ever open up even for just a day or...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   04-17-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,330
Posted By nooboarder
i got the same platypus. it is awesome. easy to...

i got the same platypus. it is awesome. easy to stuff in your jacket and holds a fuckton of water. super strong and won't break -- have fallen strait on it multiple times. also there's an extension...
Forum: Southwest US   04-11-2013, 01:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,298
Posted By nooboarder
just ride squaw - it's great. think northstar got...

just ride squaw - it's great. think northstar got some decent snow in the last week or two as well. generally tahoe is just about closing down and it's been a sketchy winter. conditions wont be great...
Forum: General Travel Forum   04-10-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 902
Posted By nooboarder
go to tahoe!

go to tahoe!
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-09-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,150
Posted By nooboarder
haha you are right on. at this point i've figured...

haha you are right on. at this point i've figured out how to jump off into a toe side slip pretty quick and hit the deck with no injuries. at least i can fall predictably... but im gonna commit next...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-09-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,150
Posted By nooboarder
Update - went down my first black diamonds at...

Update - went down my first black diamonds at Kirkwood! Again, not pretty but was able to link turns as long as I was cutting across the mountain. So fun. On normal blues I can link turns and on easy...
Forum: Boards   04-03-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,550
Posted By nooboarder
Just a plug for the GNU Carbon Credit. It was my...

Just a plug for the GNU Carbon Credit. It was my first board this year, BTX technology doesn't catch edges ever, and it initiates turns super easily. Been up 8 times now, linking turns, love the...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   04-01-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,150
Posted By nooboarder
Thanks Snowolf! Love your advice on this forum. I...

Thanks Snowolf! Love your advice on this forum. I have taken 3 lessons at the very beginning and they were quite helpful, so don't really want to take any more this season since I just want to keep...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-30-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,364
Posted By nooboarder
GNU Carbon Credit this season's model. LOL. Just...

GNU Carbon Credit this season's model. LOL. Just started boarding this January at 26, got hooked. I love the board and basically used this forum to figure out what to buy :).
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-30-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,150
Posted By nooboarder
I agree --- will try to basically eliminate...

I agree --- will try to basically eliminate falling leaf. I usually ride a mix of greens and blues because I really hate limiting myself to the green parts of the mountain and really enjoy seeing the...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-30-2013, 01:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,150
Posted By nooboarder
And on the 8th day riding of the season, turns...

And on the 8th day riding of the season, turns were linked!

They are not pretty but I was able to link turns today after considering the advice here and just telling myself I was going to figure...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-28-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,150
Posted By nooboarder
Not sure how to progress next

Got hooked on snowboarding this season in January and can't get enough. This forum has been awesome for tips and gear info so figured I'd see what you guys recommend. I'm feeling like I'm having...
Forum: General Travel Forum   03-11-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,311
Posted By nooboarder
Try the bay area ski bus -- will pick you up in...

Try the bay area ski bus -- will pick you up in sunnyvale at 5am and have you back home by 9pm. They also feed you breakfast and snacks and you watch movies on the ride back. You don't have to drive,...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-02-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,102
Posted By nooboarder
toeside noob as well

In the same boat --- ride regular and i basically sitll have yet to figure out how to get up on my heel side. At this point I am working really hard on my triceps and abs lol.

Since I can only...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-01-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By nooboarder
new set up

26, got hooked this season and have been 4 times. Have been reading like an addict and watching youtube videos when not on the mountain. I guess my "home" mountain is Tahoe.

Anyway, just wanted...
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