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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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Winter Car Camping In/Near Summit County
DanoT posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 2:47 pm | 11 replies | 221 views
SKI's 2016-2017 Rankings for Resorts in N. America
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel Yesterday at 1:14 pm | 144 replies | 2437 views
Snowboarding causes nothing but problems
DanoT posted in this thread in Snowboarding Discussions, Gear and... 9/25/16 at 10:16am | 3 replies | 147 views
Utah vs Lake Tahoe [for attending college]
DanoT posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 9/25/16 at 10:00am | 30 replies | 386 views
Some help with ignorance reduction! [for return to northeast]
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 9/23/16 at 10:37pm | 21 replies | 362 views
Outback Limited vs. BMW 328d wagon? Discuss.
DanoT posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk 9/23/16 at 9:42am | 200 replies | 5658 views
T-Shirts Anyone?
DanoT posted in this thread in Gear Swap - Buy & Sell Gear 9/18/16 at 7:51pm | 7 replies | 167 views
Boot buying - do I need a custom fitting?
DanoT posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 9/18/16 at 9:56am | 24 replies | 470 views


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