Touring around SW Montana/Wyoming

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Touring around SW Montana/Wyoming

Post by grizz_bait » Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:36 pm

Earlier this year I bought a pair of Fischer Traverse 78s, my first nordic touring skis. I've been able to get out quite a few days this winter when I haven't been distracted by skiing powder with my AT skis. Here's a few photos.

Beautiful day in Yellowstone and one of the best days I've had in the mountains in a long time. Clear, cold, not a breath of wind all day. 6 inches of fast, cold smoke powder on top of a firm, edgeable base.

Another Yellowstone outing

Looking back on solitary tracks in deep wilderness, one of my favorite things

Quiet snow


Since the coronavirus, I've been keeping it local. Yesterday I encountered the gunkiest snow ever! I should probably wax my skis...

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Andy M
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Re: Touring around SW Montana/Wyoming

Post by Andy M » Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:28 pm

Nice to see a different area -- thanks for the photos.

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Re: Touring around SW Montana/Wyoming

Post by lowangle al » Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:00 pm

That's real purdy there grizz.

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Re: Touring around SW Montana/Wyoming

Post by fisheater » Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:07 pm

Beautiful country, thank you for posting.

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