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Trip Report Astro's Perisher 2015 Season Report.

Discussion in 'Perisher' started by Astro66, Sep 30, 2015.

  1. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    What an awesome season. First time @greggz and I have purchased seasons passes. It won't be the last. :woohoo:

    So after 30cm of fresh snow. We decided to make Opening Weekend.

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    Conditions were fabulous for opening weekend.

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  2. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Sunday morning was glorious and It was the start of the VM team.

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  3. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    But 12th place on the seasons Leaderboard, was as close as I got to Normo. LOL

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  4. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Next weekend was the first weekend of the school holidays. So youngest Astro joined us.

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  5. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    They opened Mt P. It was in great nick. And DSNS and Telemark Phat joined us. Another unforgettable day.

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  6. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Went down again 17th July for the Perisher Demo Weekend. Crowds were big early. But guess who was on first lifts with Normo ? :D

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  7. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    These skis were my pick. And yes they're girls skis. :p

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  8. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Next weekend was the 26th of July. Greggz, Sara, Guy and Young Guy joined me for more fun. Conditions were tough. But we still had a ball.

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  9. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Next weekend was August 15th. Just Greggz Sara and me. Weather was glorious. So was the company. :woohoo:Caught up with Telemark Phat again.

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  10. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Next trip was Mini SIC. 21st August. And we welcomed kimski and hipo. Once again stunning weather.

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    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    After lunch Marty McSly joined in. And Wally the Wombat. Or is that Marty again ??? :D

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    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Queues were horrendous on the Saturday as most of the mountain is on Windhold. :eek::eek::eek:

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    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Back again on the 12th of September, where TC joined Normo and I. But not before I managed my 3rd first lifts.

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    Warm but beautiful on the Sunday.

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    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Then a final weekend on the 19th September with Young Astro and Skifree. Also had morning tea with Skichic.

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    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    I want to end this trip report by saying that, the reason this season was my best ever. Is because of the people I shared it with.

    I've never been so overwhelmed by the generosity and love you forum peeps shared.

    It will stay with me a long time.

    SHARE THE LOVE. :thumbs:

    Astro OUT.
     
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  16. Lady Penelope

    Lady Penelope One of some lot ... Ski Pass: Gold

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    Fantastic summary of the season, Astro! Keep up the energy and enthusiasm (not to mention love) :)
     
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    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    Never managed to catch up with you this season, LP.

    We'll have to rectify that situation next season. :thumbs:
     
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    Lady Penelope One of some lot ... Ski Pass: Gold

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    Definitely! Hot chocolate at mid-station looking good, Astro :)
     
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  19. Seafm

    Seafm Too far from the snow Ski Pass: Gold

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    Wish I could have got down for a photo session this year to see what you guys are really like.:(Maybe next season if I'm lucky:(
     
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  20. familyof5

    familyof5 First Runs

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    Great report. Love the pics. Thanks for sharing. :)
     
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  21. Marty_McSly

    Marty_McSly What a plonker. Ski Pass: Gold

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    That's one hell of a cold wombat!
     
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    Marty_McSly What a plonker. Ski Pass: Gold

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    The whole place was in good nick by then. Unfortunately with a torn calf muscle I was restricted to the easiest terrain. Luckily Pleasant Valley was the best I'd seen it since I started going to Perisher.

    A snowboarding squad instructor I shared a T with in Happy Valley said that it was due to snowfalls being blown in on northwesterly winds.
     
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