STOKE THREAD

So, did they work, and how were they? Show everyone proof that your ride was a success (or even a complete failure)!

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J - Tried to view your video but it's private.

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I havnt done a backflip in many years but with my first pair under my feet I just had to try it.

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WOW!! thats impressive

I've got to try one on my homemade skis

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Sorry no pics but you get to see old Huck eat snow.
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More importantly PTTR - did you land it? :)

Here is KevyWevy on his Frumpysticks at Alpental today.

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Post by Huck Pitueee »

PTTR wrote:I havnt done a backflip in many years but with my first pair under my feet I just had to try it.

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My dad had tips on his skiis like yours. Was that tip design a nod to the past? Very cool. I only tried one back flip and it was bad.

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'What goes up must come down'.. but i did overrotate it a bit. Usually happens when I havent done it for long.
I did a lot of 'offroad' crooscountry skiing earlier this winter on a pair of old wooden skis with tips like that and they looked so cool so I had to use it in mine. I call them Modern Antics.

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Back country New Mexico style :D

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Here's a video of me on my back country skis out in the Sangre de Cristo back country
http://youtu.be/2oDfiu4bAXs

And a video of my buddy on my first set of commission skis :)
http://youtu.be/qUEJ6n-wxLM

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Just found this photo of me skiing on the Eyeball skis during a rad day of backcountry last year in the Cottonwood canyons. Thought it could go here.
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And something a bit newer, some more backcountry stoke. Sorry no skiers in here. This is from the Taos backcountry about two weeks ago. Skied the narrow line at the left of the picture on my new Panda Bear skis.
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One frome yesterday

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Double post...oops.
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Maybe the last powder day for the EC. Temps go way up next week. Maybe we'll still get another storm or two. Fingers crossed

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Re: One frome yesterday

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Vinman wrote:Maybe the last powder day for the EC. Temps go way up next week. Maybe we'll still get another storm or two. Fingers crossed
wow great picture.
How is condition at Smags? I am planning to get over there tomorrow

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Conditions will be ok today. It is supposed to warm p significantly. While it stays cold notch OB trees will still be powdery ontop of a very firm base. Soft I spots gnar in others.
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Finally got some snow in Squaw. 6 feet in three days filled things in nicely.

Skiing Eagles's Nest(McConkey's) today, navigating the steeps through some pepper.

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