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by 1EyedJack
Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: My Dragons bit me. Dilemma!
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: My Dragons bit me. Dilemma!

inanimate objects have no soul.
who's the boss? get the dragons out for a ride.
by 1EyedJack
Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Off-Season Training Recommendation
Replies: 4
Views: 796

Re: Off-Season Training Recommendation

this may date me, but....
in the early 60's, my dad made a bongo board to get ready for skiing out of plastic tube and plywood deck. as is had no groove or fancy springs, i could do a 180 (with some practice)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cvzBT8UxBOc
by 1EyedJack
Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 448
Views: 114877

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

"Telemark: It's a lady's turn." (Otto)
ski women.jpg

Yes it is. They ski with grace.
It's in their blood.

ski 1890.jpg
by 1EyedJack
Wed May 23, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 448
Views: 114877

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

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Gretel loves springtime in the mtns
by 1EyedJack
Mon May 07, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: DIY Pulks worked out well in Norway (phew)
Replies: 2
Views: 334

Re: DIY Pulks worked out well in Norway (phew)

Great country for a pulk.
I peeked at the pulk website. Awesome sled.
The Sno Shoe Hiker is intriguing, also.
by 1EyedJack
Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: Ymir Backcountry Ski Touring Lodge
Replies: 10
Views: 927

Re: Ymir Backcountry Ski Touring Lodge

Looks like a great trip, especially hitting good weather and snow. The views are awesome. And a helicopter lift in and out! Helicopters are my favorite airborne mode; though never got ferried to a ski destination, spent some time in the air when working forest fires. Did your wife take those Excursi...
by 1EyedJack
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 448
Views: 114877

SKI FUN

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SLIDING INTO HOMEPLATE
Postcard to Grandpa 1Eye from ski buddies ---- Heidelberg, Germany 1908

I'm pretty sure bier was involved....
HEIDELBERG 1908.jpg
by 1EyedJack
Sat Mar 17, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Time for some ski making
Replies: 48
Views: 2536

Re: Time for some ski making

Making_your_own_skis_1932_1.jpg Great stuff, Coolwhip! The binding shown reminded me of bindings that my dad made us on our Northland skis in the early 50's. The original "binding" was a leather strap fed through a channel in the ski. And back then, the ski length was determined by how hi...
by 1EyedJack
Thu Mar 15, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 448
Views: 114877

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

ALASKAN REDNECK.jpg


no offenz, al 9-)
by 1EyedJack
Tue Mar 13, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Waiting
Replies: 30
Views: 1577

Re: Waiting

Help! Send all your surplus snow my way.....
In my "backyard", raining sideways at 7000 ft turning to meager snow event as the cold front comes through.

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