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by Lhartley
Sun Apr 07, 2024 10:21 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: What is the one thing that will cut your ski day short?
Replies: 5
Views: 502

Re: What is the one thing that will cut your ski day short?

Half hour into a tour today with my gf at the nordic center, realized my car keys were no longer with me. Backtracked in a panic and found them hanging out of the door handle. Called it divine intervention and went home
by Lhartley
Fri Apr 05, 2024 10:18 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: meidio3 trouble
Replies: 7
Views: 506

Re: meidio3 trouble

Sensing a bit of David Lynch inspiration
by Lhartley
Thu Apr 04, 2024 11:49 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 1780
Views: 1869275

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

sharykin wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2024 5:26 am
meanwhile in ... guess where?
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Nice pics! Nothing better than nice sharp tele photos. I guess its somewhere like Canada but better vodka and less taxes?
by Lhartley
Thu Apr 04, 2024 5:12 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: The Alberta XCD thread
Replies: 61
Views: 18165

Re: The Alberta XCD thread

30 cm forecast in parts of Kananaskis. Gonna go check out some stuff in west Bragg tomorrow night but will probably be another weekend in the alpine. Burstall Pass was awesome last weekend. I really never enjoyed its short low angle micro terrains before when I'd go in on splitboard and AT gear but ...
by Lhartley
Thu Apr 04, 2024 9:46 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Weak ankles due to minor accidents
Replies: 16
Views: 1488

Re: Weak ankles due to minor accidents

The Tarahumara would agree, regarding a minimalist approach to footwear. This is an entertaining read. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall https://www.thriftbooks.com/w/born-to-run-a-hidden-tribe-superathletes-and-the-g...
by Lhartley
Wed Apr 03, 2024 12:44 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Strava
Replies: 12
Views: 920

Re: Strava

Gaia is awesome for topo maps, I have used that for a long time. Strava differs in that it's more of a community. You post your routes and people see everyone's activities in a "feed". Gaia might function like that as well but I'm not sure if many use it. I use Gaia for topos and strava to record ro...
by Lhartley
Wed Apr 03, 2024 12:30 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: best Amazon supplies for tele skiers
Replies: 13
Views: 860

Re: best Amazon supplies for tele skiers

Notice that it's a cotton blend so it'll not be a standard nylon shell
by Lhartley
Wed Apr 03, 2024 12:25 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: best Amazon supplies for tele skiers
Replies: 13
Views: 860

Re: best Amazon supplies for tele skiers

Really want to try this jacket but just too cheap to delve into the unknown, somebody should try it

Helikon-Tex Men's Woodsman Anorak Jacket Black/Taiga Green https://a.co/d/30M1b8b
by Lhartley
Wed Apr 03, 2024 12:15 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: best Amazon supplies for tele skiers
Replies: 13
Views: 860

Re: best Amazon supplies for tele skiers

For socks l, if you can deal with the initial sticker shock, Darn Tough are awesome. They last forever, so long that they guarantee the socks for life. Send them back to them and they send you new socks. And the fit is generally perfect. They're pricy though Darn Tough RFL OTC Ultra-Lightweight Sock...
by Lhartley
Wed Apr 03, 2024 12:09 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Weak ankles due to minor accidents
Replies: 16
Views: 1488

Re: Weak ankles due to minor accidents

I hear ya there, generally I wear trail runners, la sportiva bushidos and salomon gtx ish stuff. These roclites will be for wet and muddy/snowy shoulder season. They're actually lighter than i thought, they're to replace my scarpa gtx that have well worn Lugs and I find them too much boot as well. W...