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    Posted: Feb/21/2013 at 5:32pm
did you go to east resort witty1? how was it there?
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  Quote Witty1 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/21/2013 at 8:29pm
East Resort on Wed morning was pretty good, same conditions, tracks covered up by blowing snow within 5-10 mins. 

What was weird was the snow was creating "waves/mini snow drifts" in the East resort runs every 10-20 ft.... about 2" tall. It was weird, not bad, just weird. 

By 10-11am it was all tracked out and today (Thursday) it was quite chopped up. Sucked with a 40lb pack. 
The bowl was almost do-able. Ski patrol did it a few times and every time got core shots.
On the chair lifts I saw so many people scraping dirt... so If you do go, stay away from the soft closures, even if it looks good (same goes for West resort, inferno ridge in particular). 
I watched about 10 people in front of me scrape their bases & edges on the thin stuff trying to be delicate getting down. I straightlined the entire run and was ok. 

 
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  Quote mluu003 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/22/2013 at 7:24am
Originally posted by Witty1

If anyone wants to see pics go to the Mt High picture page... 
I'm on the bottom right-hand corner... 
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Nice!! It's you with the powder skis? I love it when I get a picture on the mt high website!! congrats.
youtube.com/college4matt

^^good shizzle
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  Quote ijustchillin Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/22/2013 at 7:33am
Looks like they got some snow this week. I'll try to make it out there this weekend.
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  Quote Witty1 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/22/2013 at 8:57am
yea thats me on the POW skis... 
What you don't know or hear is that a couple seconds later I hit rocks on that berm... Dead
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  Quote Angry Midget Yo Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/22/2013 at 10:34am
I woke up and saw the whole mountain covered in white snow and I was so happy until I realized I had work and now the snow is mostly all melted.  Cry
Sessions sucks hairy monkey balls, the end.
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  Quote Witty1 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/08/2013 at 4:34pm
Descent conditions up there today! 1st Chair!!
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  Quote bootleg Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/08/2013 at 5:03pm
How was the traffic going up and leaving, last time i went up the 15 to the 138 exit was a nightmare? Going to head up tomorrow myself
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  Quote Witty1 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/08/2013 at 9:14pm
I got up there before 7am and didn't chain up my 2wd car... made it up without slipping or wheelspin once. 
The Caltrans up there did not do a good job during the last storm closing Hwy 2... Today it was fine. 
BUT they were telling people to put chains at the Del taco gas stop... LOL
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