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by 1EyedJack
Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 531
Views: 211258

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: 3032

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: 1746

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: 1746

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: 531
Views: 211258

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: 2087

Re: Hydration

reminds me of this: https://youtu.be/7Ios9R9S20c
by 1EyedJack
Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Hydration
Replies: 9
Views: 2087

Re: Hydration

Get hydrated before you head out.
I'm not a big fan of Camelback types mostly due to pain-in-the-ass cleaning, and usually have my Nalgene bottle easily accessed in my pack.
If you are peeing yellow, you are not drinking enough.
by 1EyedJack
Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Cold Clothing
Replies: 24
Views: 4321

Re: Cold Clothing

I like wool. My favorite wool pants were Filson whipcord pants. Tight worsted and fairly windproof. No longer made unfortunatly. My current pants are Ibex Scholler softshell ski pants, also discontinued. Woolies next to my skin is way more comfortable than synthetics. Gloves: collection of gloves an...
by 1EyedJack
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL
Replies: 15
Views: 2999

Re: HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL

and i leave you with...
nome money mushroom umbrella (2).jpg
(there's a history behind the 'shrumes and the all the wood creatures)
by 1EyedJack
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL
Replies: 15
Views: 2999

Re: HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL

border patrol.jpg