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by 1EyedJack
Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..
Replies: 16
Views: 1695

Re: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..

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"SUSIE CHAPSTICK" -- U.S. OLYMPIC SKIER AND BALLET SKIER IN THE 80's
by 1EyedJack
Sun May 26, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2018-2019!)
Replies: 255
Views: 75149

Re: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2018-2019!)

from my wayback machine:
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feb/mar '78 Wilderness Camping
(Confession: I went with Epoke skis:-)
by 1EyedJack
Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: How to tele: 3-pin only
Replies: 13
Views: 4375

Re: How to tele: 3-pin only

I've been skiing 60+ years, from downhill to tele when my knees blew out. Like others said, you have the feel for skiing and just need to add some different skills. Snow conditions and terrain will dictate what gear works for you. I ski backcountry 100% nowadays. I started on 3pins and stuck with th...
by 1EyedJack
Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 529
Views: 182274

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Another slice of Oregon:

WHALE OF A TALE

https://youtu.be/pAW4mntPM-w
by 1EyedJack
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 529
Views: 182274

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

On the way to Crater Lake some years ago when about 100 bison made their break. Half dozen in this gang. ....................... Should I dare pass? Buehler_2019-03-26-0013edit.jpg Getting the Evil Eye Buehler_2019-03-26-0012 edit2.jpg Whew, think I can outrun them :-) Buehler_2019-03-26-0011.jpg
by 1EyedJack
Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Fischer BCX-5 or Alaska BC? Choose wisely
Replies: 27
Views: 5359

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: 2499

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: 43
Views: 8359

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: 529
Views: 182274

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: 529
Views: 182274

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 ^...