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Poll Results: Concerning you personally entering ski resort closed areas, have you:

 
  • 32% (23)
    Knowingly entered signed CLOSED or roped off areas on ski slopes occasionally in the past few years?
  • 7% (5)
    Knowingly entered signed CLOSED or roped off areas on ski slopes many years ago (ie young and stupid) but not for many years since and would never do so again?
  • 11% (8)
    Knowingly entered signed CLOSED or roped off areas on ski slopes many years ago but not for many years since but might entertain doing so again given a strong enough temptation and knowing I won't be caught or cause an avalanche?
  • 48% (34)
    I've never knowingly entered a signed CLOSED or roped off areas on ski slopes?
70 Total Votes  
post #61 of 66

Some here will plead the 5th !

post #62 of 66
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Originally Posted by Mdskier View Post
 

Some here will plead the 5th !


Statue of Limitations is long past for my crimes..

post #63 of 66
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Originally Posted by oldgoat View Post
 

One other reason runs are closed is that there is no way to get a sled down due to poor coverage down low. This has happened in some of the bowls at Alpine Meadows the last few drought years--good enough coverage above and a skier could bushwhack their way out but patrol couldn't get an injured skier out.


Old goat loves jumping rocks

post #64 of 66
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Originally Posted by Mdskier View Post
 

Some here will plead the 5th !


Rock on Mdskier !

post #65 of 66
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Originally Posted by disasterskier View Post
 
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Originally Posted by oldgoat View Post
 

One other reason runs are closed is that there is no way to get a sled down due to poor coverage down low. This has happened in some of the bowls at Alpine Meadows the last few drought years--good enough coverage above and a skier could bushwhack their way out but patrol couldn't get an injured skier out.


Old goat loves jumping rocks

Actually I wasn't think about rocks (the only time my skis deliberately leave the snow is on chair lifts) but actual bushes--as in willows. They're bad enough hiking through in the summer. Skiing through them is not fun.

post #66 of 66
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Actually I wasn't think about rocks (the only time my skis deliberately leave the snow is on chair lifts) but actual bushes--as in willows. They're bad enough hiking through in the summer. Skiing through them is not fun.


Then rock thy not kiddo :o)  But then again rock straight through them Old Goat.  Its starting to sound like Old Goat is too old not to rock anything.

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