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The skiers in my avatar are my parents, Quebec, circa 1940..
||Sun Peaks , B.C. in winter, Victoria, B.C. in summer
|Forum Post Count:
||48 minutes ago
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||truck camping, canoe sailing, roller skating, skiing, watching CFL football
|What I do for a living:
||former 1st aid attendant in the logging industry, now semi-retired, work part time at a ski shop
|Home Mountain (where I ski most often):
||Sun Peaks Resort, B.C.
|Number of days I ski in a year:
||average of 80 since 1974
|Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:
||every thing except extreme and wet snow. If you can make snowballs out of it, then it is not powder.
|Gear I use:
||Working part time for a performance ski rental shop, skiing their gear full time.
For road trips I use my Blizzard Bonafide 180cm for soft snow and Kastle MX83 183cm for hardpack.
Early season rock skis: Nordica Hot Rod Jet Fuel 178cm
|The regions where I typically ski:
||Western Canada with some trips to Western US
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RIP EpicSki 1999-2017
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Death Bed Confessions
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Valemount 6800+ vertical
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 4/19/17 at 4:31pm | 29 replies | 634 views
How much of Blackcomb is likely to be open last week in April/1st week in May?
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 4/8/17 at 5:50pm | 6 replies | 306 views
Kastle skis -- vastly overrated ! What do you think ?
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 3/31/17 at 2:53pm | 375 replies | 17285 views
2016/17 PNW thread: news, weather, anecdotes, history, gossip and gloating.
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 3/30/17 at 10:53am | 705 replies | 19306 views
Western Gathering 2017 Trip Report - Whistler Blackcomb
DanoT posted in this thread in Trip Reports 3/25/17 at 5:16am | 80 replies | 3998 views
Side/base angles: please explain, thanks
DanoT posted in this thread in Tuning, Maintenance and Repairs 3/24/17 at 3:41pm | 20 replies | 345 views
Rossignol SOUL 7's edge damage not warranteed
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 3/21/17 at 3:53pm | 131 replies | 4680 views
ski harness for 4 year old? he needs to learn how to stop
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Instruction & Coaching 3/19/17 at 4:18am | 35 replies | 685 views
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