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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

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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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DanoT posted in this thread in Community Discussions & Forum News 8/22/16 at 10:59am | 83 replies | 2967 views
Banff Time to visit??
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 8/21/16 at 6:25pm | 17 replies | 164 views
Studded vs non-studded
DanoT posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk 8/20/16 at 8:58am | 17 replies | 222 views
Valemount Approved
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 8/20/16 at 7:55am | 31 replies | 582 views
Advice needed on ski goggles - basically what is your number one MUST HAVE?
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 8/18/16 at 8:02pm | 43 replies | 609 views
Vail to buy Whistler/Blackcomb
DanoT posted in this thread in Skiing News 8/15/16 at 6:16pm | 91 replies | 3123 views
If Aliens Exist - Do They Ski?
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 8/14/16 at 2:19pm | 28 replies | 492 views
What resort will Vail Resorts buy next?
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 8/11/16 at 10:16pm | 64 replies | 2153 views


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