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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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Revelstoke needs a new lift
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel Today at 1:31 pm | 33 replies | 1023 views
Why do you give up skiing so early (in April)
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 8:26 am | 80 replies | 1433 views
Started a ski related company - looking for any feedback
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 4/26/16 at 4:52pm | 52 replies | 727 views
Banff or A-basin in Late April/Early May!!
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 4/26/16 at 9:28am | 19 replies | 304 views
Did I Damage My Bases?
DanoT posted in this thread in Tuning, Maintenance and Repairs 4/25/16 at 3:45pm | 19 replies | 398 views
Whistler in February vs. April for Blue Square Skiers
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 4/25/16 at 9:07am | 42 replies | 381 views
Confirmed: VW bringing Golf Sportwagen Alltrack to the U.S. (for now...)
DanoT posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk 4/24/16 at 3:35pm | 1051 replies | 16677 views
What is your favorite ski resort?
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 4/22/16 at 9:11am | 34 replies | 1022 views
Snowboarders are not a protected class it seems
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 4/19/16 at 6:11pm | 12 replies | 305 views


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