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    Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 5:43am
which resort is better for the more advanced skier that doesn't like moguls
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 5:49am
Breck has a great back area, where Chair Six is. Quite a few runs back there without bumps.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 5:52am
keystone has 130 inches of snow for the year.....

End of story.   Go to breck and never look back.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 5:53am
Originally posted by letourneau41

Breck has a great back area, where Chair Six is. Quite a few runs back there without bumps.

Breck has a back area aye ?

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 6:12am
Short Answer: Go to Vail or Beaver Creek

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Keystone is the worst mountain in the county. It is always shady, icy, and get's the least amount of snow of the area. With that said, if you happen to get fresh snow or a warm slushy day the North Peak and the Outback of Keystone can be fun.

Breck on the other hand gets more snow and is sun exposed all day long. Can get windy, but this year hasn't been bad at all. On pow days above tree line can be awesome, but the down side is that it gets tracked out very quickly due to easy access.

So, like i said, if you truly are and advanced skier then go to Vail or BC
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 6:18am

I agree with above. I vote Vail. Of course I've only been to Keystone and Vail, but it's def the better of the 2.

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 6:21am
id mch rather go to breck
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Mar/26/2010 at 7:31am
I must have lucked out because on 2/8 when I was at Keystone, the surface condtions were the best groomers I've ever ridden. I was throwin down huuuuuuuuuuge sprays and we were flying down the runs. I think the conditions were better at Vail though! Breck seemed icy to me the day I was there (2/4).

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