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by Telerock
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 311
Views: 165552

Re: Sbounds...leathers

2 1/2 snow with ten inches fresh powder; and diamond snow on top last weekend in the NY ADKs.
Skis used shown here; also 1930s camp, and fire pit remains in background. Upside down; again.
by Telerock
Wed Feb 26, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 311
Views: 165552

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Finally got back to the kingdom; photo is Sunday at TK2 no-name mountain east Northeast slopes; before the thaw...24” snowpack and 8-12” week-old virgin powder (but... temperatures had been freezing for the week). Plan to ski every day... today was north of Stanlock, old growth yellow birch...then t...
by Telerock
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Musings on Wax
Replies: 15
Views: 2317

Re: Musings on Wax

If it is 15; use green
by Telerock
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Anyone using "lobster mitts/ trigger finger mitts?
Replies: 10
Views: 1587

Re: Anyone using "lobster mitts/ trigger finger mitts?

I use a pair of leather lobster mitts with fleece linings made for chainsaw use in cold weather. They may be less expensive than ones made special for skiing
by Telerock
Fri Feb 07, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Advice on Lift service set up
Replies: 8
Views: 908

Re: Advice on Lift service set up

I hve skied leather extremes, and leather alpnias, since 1988 on east coast piste, including Stowe, Killington, Sugerbush and Mad River. I usually end up side slipping when it is just ice. I use 3-pin with cables (springs); and safety. Straps ( got to have them to get on the lift, although I have ne...
by Telerock
Sat Feb 01, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 311
Views: 165552

Re: Sbounds...leathers

T-man If you send photos to me; I will load them up. T-king has my private protonmail e-mail. I don’t have yours any more. Still plan to come north for ten days; either late Feb or March. Will check with the Kingdom Boys for best time. I assume you are pretty much without a schedule? Have plenty woo...
by Telerock
Fri Jan 31, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 311
Views: 165552

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Thanks T-man for the update/stories. Maybe see if you can get Wheels or Kid to post pictures? Waiting for some deep snow; will let you know when I get up that way.
by Telerock
Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Musings on Wax
Replies: 15
Views: 2317

Re: Musings on Wax

Well said!
by Telerock
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 311
Views: 165552

Re: Sbounds...leathers

I see from the weather reports you got the January thaw a week early in Vt; any snow left at all as a base?
by Telerock
Fri Jan 10, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: XCd skiing in NH?
Replies: 10
Views: 2314

Re: XCd skiing in NH?

Braintree Mountain is 3030. Parking is on Riford Brook.