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Forum: General Travel Forum   03-10-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By JonesyMalone
LOL - more like providing peace of mind for the...

LOL - more like providing peace of mind for the poor schmucks that have to sit next to me on the plane. 5 days and I smelled bally as hell.
Forum: General Travel Forum   03-10-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 994
Posted By JonesyMalone
Hey folks, thanks for all the suggestions. I...

Hey folks, thanks for all the suggestions. I ended up going to Cottonwood Heights Rec Center, which allows the public to do day-passes. I opted for the $4 pool pass, so that I could use the...
Forum: General Travel Forum   03-08-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 994
Posted By JonesyMalone
Hey folks thanks for the advice! I've Google...

Hey folks thanks for the advice! I've Google some truck stops and will ask about late checkout and locker room availability :)
Forum: General Travel Forum   03-08-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 994
Posted By JonesyMalone
Tip for cleaning up in SLC before flight home

My friend and I are finishing up a trip to SLC and have a 9pm flight out tomorrow. We figured we would ski Brighton on that last day. However, we will have checked out of our hotel in the morning...
Forum: General Travel Forum   01-21-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By JonesyMalone
great info

Thanks for the info Mike. We'd been planning on doing Zell, but I'll keep St. Anton in mind. Regardless, I gotta fly in via Munich to rendezvous with the GF who is finished a business trip in...
Forum: General Travel Forum   01-16-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By JonesyMalone
Yes - I understand that late in the season fresh...

Yes - I understand that late in the season fresh snow isn't a guarantee. It amazes me that lift ticket prices are so cheap out there. In Colorado they are $100 USD/day, but in the Alps it is around...
Forum: General Travel Forum   01-16-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By JonesyMalone
Cozmo - thanks for the suggestion. I will...

Cozmo - thanks for the suggestion. I will research it today. Have you been there before, and have you any suggestions on hotels?

I'm amazed to see that with exchange rates, the Alps resorts...
Forum: General Travel Forum   01-16-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By JonesyMalone
Suggestions on a trip to the Alps this spring.

My GF REALLY wants to go to Europe this year, and I REALLY want to go snowboarding in the Alps. The trip is going to start Easter weekend, with Good Friday (March 29) being the first day we'll have...
Forum: General Travel Forum   02-08-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By JonesyMalone
I suppose an addendum would be: since most...

I suppose an addendum would be: since most people have to work tomorrow - any places that locals recommend for me to waste an evening with a chill crowd?
Forum: General Travel Forum   02-08-2011, 01:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By JonesyMalone
Fun in Denver

6 days of awesome riding in vail/beav. Weather has me stuck in Denver from 530pm tonight to 1pm tomorrow - anyone in Denver want to meet up for drinks?
Forum: General Travel Forum   12-06-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,094
Posted By JonesyMalone
Thx

Thanks for the info. As usual our plans are in flux. A buddy of mine out there said that Aspen was having trouble with their guidance systems + weather and turning a lot of flights back to Denver. ...
Forum: General Travel Forum   12-06-2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,094
Posted By JonesyMalone
Heading to Aspen Feb 2011

Hey folks,

I am planning out an Aspen trip for the first weekend of February. I've got a couple questions that hopefully you folks can help me out with.

1) I plan to fly into Aspen instead of...
Forum: Slam Section   10-19-2010, 04:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,777
Posted By JonesyMalone
Hahahahha! That's exactly how MY first riding...

Hahahahha! That's exactly how MY first riding experience went, at Holiday Valley near buffalo. Shitty terrain, very cold, no control, heelside catch, WHACKED head. Not knocked out - I must have...
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   10-19-2010, 04:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 645
Posted By JonesyMalone
I picked up a Smith Maze pretty cheap during the...

I picked up a Smith Maze pretty cheap during the offseason this year. Fits me perfectly, fits my smith IOS perfectly, lots of vents (but without the opening/closing gadgetry of more high-end Smith...
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   10-12-2010, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,982
Posted By JonesyMalone
I just tried on splices this weekend at the...

I just tried on splices this weekend at the Oakley store. The nose fit pretty nicely, but my smith IOs have WAY better up/down vision, and comparable side-to-side peripheral vision. Also, the IOs...
Forum: Boards   10-08-2010, 12:42 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 38,683
Posted By JonesyMalone
3 SOOOO ready to rip this season.

3

SOOOO ready to rip this season.
Forum: Boards   10-01-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,454
Posted By JonesyMalone
I got Targas on my 2010 TRice 157cm board, set to...

I got Targas on my 2010 TRice 157cm board, set to full stiffness. Customizable as hell, and the color scheme is like UNBEATABLE (yes, you don't see them much but it still looks sharp).

Get a...
Forum: Boards   10-01-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,587
Posted By JonesyMalone
I 2nd the TRice. Great board, a little...

I 2nd the TRice. Great board, a little stiffer/heavier so it's TEAR UP those black groomers. Great shape too, so it'll float nicely through powder even with a fairly centered stance.

The 2010...
Forum: Boards   10-01-2010, 09:31 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 21,616
Posted By JonesyMalone
FYI check the link below for an interesting...

FYI check the link below for an interesting discussion on invalidating patents. I'm not speculating of course, but finding legal recourse and learning about this unwieldy patent system is pretty...
Forum: Music Discussion   09-30-2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 21,074
Posted By JonesyMalone
For me, fast tempo or music with an intensity...

For me, fast tempo or music with an intensity works best - it keeps me sharper when I'm going through trees.

"Blue Monday" - Orgy (cover of New Order)
"Head like a hole" - NIN
"Cloud connected"...
Forum: Boards   09-28-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 21,616
Posted By JonesyMalone
Leo - I'm with you from a real-world (and...

Leo - I'm with you from a real-world (and friendly competition) standpoint. I personally think shape-patenting is a terrible idea that stifles innovation, and that all the board makers ought to stick...
Forum: Boards   09-28-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 21,616
Posted By JonesyMalone
Sorry for being pedantic (and don't mean to be...

Sorry for being pedantic (and don't mean to be trite nor insulting), but I am reminded of this comic:

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/duty_calls.png

Leo, I'd like to mention a few points that if...
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   09-27-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 16,051
Posted By JonesyMalone
Not sure if you'll see this in time, but maybe...

Not sure if you'll see this in time, but maybe you can use these knee pads from chainlove.

Chainlove.com: Six Six One Nitro Knee Guard - $30.00 - 57% off...
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   09-27-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 16,051
Posted By JonesyMalone
seb1041 - I see your point but it's important to...

seb1041 - I see your point but it's important to factor in conditions. You might have less of a chance for serious neck injuries if you're not doing trees/jumps etc. However, your head can still...
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   09-27-2010, 10:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 16,051
Posted By JonesyMalone
Homer Simpson: "Alright, Brain. You don't like...

Homer Simpson: "Alright, Brain. You don't like me and I don't like you - let's get this over with so I can go back to killing you with beer."

Once again, Homer's Average-Joe wisdom should guide...
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