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by STG
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!
Replies: 31
Views: 1052

Re: The Great North American ASNES FEVER!

Johnny:

Did you check with Neptune Mountaineering (Boulder, Colorado) to see if they stocked any of the skis you wanted or if they could order hassle-free?
by STG
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Telemark heroes story
Replies: 4
Views: 346

Re: Telemark heroes story

Thanks for posting! As the WWII generation dies and historical amnesia sets in, it becomes even more important to tell and share these narratives of resistance and bravery in WWII.
by STG
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: World's smallest NNNBC boot?
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: World's smallest NNNBC boot?

lilcliffy,

Don't know much about boots/skis for children but I think Akers might have a good selection?

http://www.akers-ski.com/category/childboot.html

The love of skiing should start early. Good for you!
by STG
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 50
Views: 2643

Re: Sbounds...leathers

You are right! Kind of silly and hypocritical to worry about ski wax when there are worse sources of pollution etc. I think this has been on my mind because I ski in YNP along the Gallatin river and its tributaries. Such a pristine area makes me more concerned about river/ground water pollution.
by STG
Sun Sep 30, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 50
Views: 2643

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Agree with lilcliffy. Long, traditonal, waxable touring skis are the way to go for touring especially in the colder conditions that I experience in SW Montana. Last season I used kick wax on my Asnes to climb/tour instead of skins with good results. I still have environmental concerns with ski wax a...
by STG
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: 3 pin or tts?
Replies: 13
Views: 829

Re: 3 pin or tts?

trashcat: Making your own skis-wow! Very impressed. Lots of wisdom and good tech knowlege on this forum which can help you decide. Good point about all the money/energy being put into development of AT gear. I started my BC on AT gear many years ago but switched to 3-pin and NNN system. I ski on old...
by STG
Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 50
Views: 2643

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Great narrative and insights! The point about letting the skis go is so true. Thanks for posting.
by STG
Fri Aug 17, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Snow!
Replies: 4
Views: 783

Re: Snow!

NICE!

Can't wait. So over heat, smoke, fire and drought in SW Montana this summer. Snow: bring it on!
by STG
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: happy summer, ya'll
Replies: 9
Views: 1083

Re: happy summer, ya'll

t-$ Thanks for posting and checking in. The longer I am from my last day of skiing, the more irritiable I become. Skiing is a mood altering experience. I am counting the days until the first snowfall when I will wax my skis and get them ready to go. Also, I am concerned that one of my favorite place...
by STG
Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: skiing is good for your mental health
Replies: 5
Views: 524

Re: skiing is good for your mental health

greatgt:

Eloquent comment that really defines the novelty and adventure of skiing. Your words or were you quoting TM's?

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