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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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What's your ski trip rig? Lets see some pictures!
DanoT posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk Today at 12:40 pm | 409 replies | 43935 views
RV Camper Friendly- Big Sky, MT
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 6:06 pm | 3 replies | 54 views
Christmas cancelled, trip moved to mid-Feb. Suggestions please?
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel Yesterday at 9:26 am | 8 replies | 195 views
Ski dimensions advice [2nd season in WA, bought used Solomon Scream W]
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 10/23/16 at 8:45pm | 22 replies | 126 views
Vail to buy Whistler/Blackcomb
DanoT posted in this thread in Skiing News 10/20/16 at 8:39pm | 131 replies | 5054 views
new to Washington St Skiing - NEED HELP
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 10/19/16 at 4:14am | 42 replies | 637 views
Senior Skiers
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 10/18/16 at 9:59am | 220 replies | 7166 views
Confirmed: VW bringing Golf Sportwagen Alltrack to the U.S. (for now...)
DanoT posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk 10/17/16 at 3:44pm | 1176 replies | 19915 views
2017 season pass rates
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 10/17/16 at 9:56am | 46 replies | 2284 views


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