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||I live in SLC but had all my patrol experience at Sugarloaf
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|What I do for a living:
||Healthcare systems analyst, developer and consultant.
|Home Mountain (where I ski most often):
||Due to health I no longer ski. I patroled at Sugarloaf ME. Then moved out west and skied Snowbird and Alta for a decade.
|Number of days I ski in a year:
||80-140 depending upon year when I was able to ski.
|Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:
||Top half of Sugarloaf. Off the tram ; Peruvian Cirque, Silver Fox, Mach Snell and GAD 2, Gaddam, Gadzooks, STH, Little cloud and such at Snowbird, High Rustler, High traverse, Sunspot and powder bowls in general at Alta. My preference is steep; bumps or powder
|Gear I use:
||I used Red Star SL COMP for bumps etc, VR-17 for crusing and some Head glass skis for powder. I had Burt Pro bindings and I liked a short stainless steel pole with good bounce. I had a variety of Lang Pro, Raichle and other boots.
|The regions where I typically ski:
||I learned in Ohio at Brandywine, patroled at Sugarloaf, ME and moved to SLC where I skied after that mainly at Snowbird, Alta and Solitude.
Fredddd's Recent Activity
What's your moutain's policy on patrollers skiing closed trails?
Fredddd posted in this thread in Patrol Shack 3/9/14 at 3:43pm | 52 replies | 1876 views
Death at Sugarloaf
Fredddd posted in this thread in Patrol Shack 4/29/12 at 1:46pm | 48 replies | 4179 views
Burt Retractable Plates
Fredddd posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 4/8/12 at 1:31pm | 63 replies | 8315 views
Just when you thought you'd seen it all. (Or what is the weirdest thing you've seen patrolling?
Fredddd posted in this thread in Patrol Shack 2/27/10 at 2:20pm | 127 replies | 18603 views
updated their location 10/23/09 at 1:36pm
We spent the weekend traing new apprenti , sled skills
Fredddd posted in this thread in Patrol Shack 8/29/09 at 12:07pm | 1 replies | 545 views
Fredddd posted in this thread in Patrol Shack 8/29/09 at 12:06am | 66 replies | 6739 views
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