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by greatgt
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 642
Views: 272290

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Love double camber, skinnies, pins....Was up in the highlands yesterday and in the deepest and no sun zone.....Telewheels and a friend had been up there on the widest skis....My thought was we could ski two telemarkers in the space between the outside of their skis...Kinda sad in a way when you see ...
by greatgt
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Back in high school....Showed some perspective young ladies what a MAN I was....Would reach under a bank on some stream and catch a sucker in my hand......they were big!....This sucker didn't even come close with the ladies...I mean how can that be????...Heh!!!...TM
by greatgt
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

6-10 inches of powder...In the dips was where the powder settled....Broke up to the top of Teleknob a short trip as it is a rounded knob with all kinds of tele potential....man was that powder fast....Did some very fast turning and headed out...Saw telekid on the road and followed him back up...Got ...
by greatgt
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Two oranges an energy bar and blue sky with a Sun that wouldn't quit....We meandered up to Moose Knob several miles up and the gonz engulfed us...Saw some remnant Old groth trees and were in awe...Trees don't grow tall there as the winds...ice...snow...keep them in check....One tree 25 feet high and...
by greatgt
Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:56 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Keeping our collective fingers crossed.....Mostly we keep isolated....but who knows...Figure with all the steam in a Sugarhouse...we have protection....Few minutes gonna cruise down to the local grocery store and sneak in for "Old" Timers shopping...Far as skiing mostly solo...and we forgive anybody...
by greatgt
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

having trouble figuring out where your at....Normally we didn't come near spinning three legged dog...Spring and Brooke wasn't that over near where the head of Fish and game had a camp? If you were standing on the bridge looking over Flagg pond and up to the splayed out hill.....Coming down the cent...
by greatgt
Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Turn around point was really cool....Sun was heating up but some places the snow was cold...then warmer....Used blue wax and did those skis go up the logging road...Bout where I head into the woods hew skis would grip then not so much...Did one shoulder roll in a particularly slippery area and I was...
by greatgt
Tue Mar 17, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Cheap skins?
Replies: 11
Views: 582

Re: Cheap skins?

Vail bought Stowe Resort and lease the ski area from the state...Been going up there for decades when it's closed as we the PEOPLE own it....Even had security hassle me but they apologized when they found out that we knew....I assume if Stowe is closed you can walk, ski, any way you want up the Moun...
by greatgt
Tue Mar 17, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

having a beer with "Boots" discussing whatever and how screwed up this current world shutdown is.....The good news is we have about 2 inches of powder and it's snowing.....Will be able to get some grip, finally....twas pretty cold with a wind doing it's best to cool us down...Boots has a bad case of...
by greatgt
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 279
Views: 148416

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Tough ski....beautiful forest....Good food....Took 30 yards and there was no wax on the bottom of the skis....Three tries later put on the skins...second time this year.....Bummer!!!!! Tons of base out there and if we get any powder the skiing could be outstanding what with everything seriously roun...