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by martin2007
Wed Feb 08, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: More 10th Mtn., Colorado Pics Jan. 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 5751

More 10th Mtn., Colorado Pics Jan. 2017

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by martin2007
Sun Jan 29, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Yavin IV, January 28th 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2354

Re: Yavin IV, January 28th 2017

Etant naif et peu hipster, j'ai dû chercher "Yavin 4" sur Google. Très bien, mais c'est où, enfin? Un bon clip sur un beau petit coin de forêt. Pas évident de naviguer dans du bois aussi dense. Bien fait!
by martin2007
Sat Jan 28, 2017 12:06 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: "My son wants to telemark!" advice wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 1205

Re: "My son wants to telemark!" advice wanted

Hi Jonah5, 75mm=duckbill=NN The nomenclature gets complicated. The 75 mm. boots (aka "duckbill") always come with the 3 holes in the duckbill piece. Most modern tele bindings don't have pins that fit into the holes, but rather use cables/cartridges that force the boot to snug up inside the...
by martin2007
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: "My son wants to telemark!" advice wanted
Replies: 6
Views: 1205

Re: "My son wants to telemark!" advice wanted

"The Trading Post" in Winter Park is a great place for tele gear sold on consignment. My son (16) is on his third pair of Scarpa T-1"s bought for between $50 and $60, sizes 7.5-9.5. Not a lot of kids' small sizes, though. There's also a good consignment store up in Steamboat, but I fo...
by martin2007
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: XCD/Resorts
Replies: 13
Views: 2076

Re: XCD/Resorts

If I understand you, you'd like something versatile that will work well in BC skiing and resorts. I'd recommend avoiding fish-scale bases if you're thinking of resort skiing. They'll slow you down considerably on the low angle sections and will be (painfully) slow compared to waxable downhill-orient...
by martin2007
Fri Jan 27, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: 10th Mountain Huts
Replies: 3
Views: 1602

10th Mountain Huts

Some pics of some recent skiing into and around some 10th Mountain huts. Skiing on Fischer S-Bounds in Arkos leathers and in Excursions. Hardwires with and without the cables attached. Happy with the gear. But even happier with the Colorado snowpack.

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