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The skiers in my avatar are my parents, Quebec, circa 1940..

Location:

Sun Peaks , B.C. in winter, Victoria, B.C. in summer

Forum Post Count:

1709

Join Date:

2/5/10

Last Online:

2 hours, 15 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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Super El Nino next season?
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 10:48 pm | 475 replies | 16351 views
I'm a lightweight guy - should I be looking at skis for women?
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion Yesterday at 10:32 pm | 66 replies | 715 views
Rant: overselling wide skis
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion Yesterday at 3:51 pm | 536 replies | 12145 views
BC: Whitewater or Fernie for teaching?
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 10/22/14 at 9:41pm | 24 replies | 275 views
Just booked trip to Aspen. Need some help. [lodging at Snowmass]
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 10/21/14 at 2:43am | 11 replies | 224 views
Dog ate my goggles...
DanoT posted in this thread in Racing and Big Mountain Competitions 10/21/14 at 2:36am | 9 replies | 167 views
Information on Epic ski pass
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 10/19/14 at 6:46pm | 6 replies | 138 views
Realistically..what is your next car going to be?
DanoT posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk 10/19/14 at 6:36pm | 423 replies | 5275 views
Great deal on Toko T14 irons
DanoT posted in this thread in Tuning, Maintenance and Repairs 10/18/14 at 5:43am | 5 replies | 149 views

 

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