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by 1EyedJack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Fischer BCX-5 or Alaska BC? Choose wisely
Replies: 23
Views: 491

Re: Fischer BCX-5 or Alaska BC? Choose wisely

^^^ Cotton Kills .................. ...... About the abrasion....experiment with different sock, insole and lacing combinations. Double socks (liner and thicker sock) is almost always a good combo. Darn Tough socks are excellent socks and you may not need a liner with them. Those leather boots will ...
by 1EyedJack
Thu Feb 28, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Avalanche
Replies: 9
Views: 1068

Re: Avalanche

BIG one on Mt. Shasta a couple of weeks ago.
Shasta: Nthn California, Cascades chain

http://shastaguides.com/blog/

If nothing else, check out pics of Shasta.
by 1EyedJack
Tue Feb 26, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Teleman: get well soon!
Replies: 39
Views: 2482

Re: Teleman: get well soon!

All my best to you, Oldtimer. And family and friends that surround you.
You have lit the lights in several ski sites.
It's all about getting out in one's piece of winter paradise on the boards.
I look forward to your recovery with cyber typewriter ablaze.
by 1EyedJack
Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 513
Views: 138340

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Beautiful photos Jack, I liked how you mixed in a little Kodachrome with the monochrome. Beautiful backyard also, thanks for posting. All of the photos were shot in color w/ polarize filter. It was just one of those days with cloud cover. Beautiful! Does the lake normally freeze in winter?? Are you...
by 1EyedJack
Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 513
Views: 138340

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

A DAY AT CRATER LAKE RIM (CLNP), my local stomping ground. Skinned up from the headquarters to the rim, ~700 ft. vertical to 7100 ft. P2193600.JPG ^ Looking south to the Klamath Basin. I live down in the valley. Bushwacked up through the trees. Extreme avalanche danger on open slopes. P2193605.JPG ^...
by 1EyedJack
Tue Feb 05, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Lurkskiing
Replies: 14
Views: 936

Re: Lurkskiing

I had my day Lurkskiing. Hooked up with some friends for a day of powder in the Marbles. We smoked a bowl as usual, loaded up my gear in their pickup. 10 mile ride to the mtns, another type of bowl. F'! In my haste, left my poles in my trunk :-( Pete had a push broom in his pickup bed. Was my lurk f...
by 1EyedJack
Tue Feb 05, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: the 12th Man
Replies: 8
Views: 675

Re: the 12th Man

Same guy. The book also includes some pics of when he united with a his saviors.
Originally published in the 50's, so fresh in memories of his epic ordeal.
by 1EyedJack
Mon Feb 04, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: the 12th Man
Replies: 8
Views: 675

Re: the 12th Man

WE DIE ALONE.jpg


I read the book. Highly recommended.
Turn off the heat. Open the windows. Let your imagination go there.
Brrr
by 1EyedJack
Thu Jan 24, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 513
Views: 138340

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Dug from the vault: spring ski corn campout in the Marble Mtns or thereabouts, ~ mid 90's

MARBLES 1.jpg

LOOKING WEST TO MT. SHASTA AND MT. LASSEN IN THE BACKGROUND

MARBLE 2.jpg

TREEWELLS ARE OUR FRIENDS
by 1EyedJack
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Hydration
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: Hydration

reminds me of this: https://youtu.be/7Ios9R9S20c

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