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Hotham / dp bbq thread

Discussion in 'Hotham & Dinner Plain' started by hongomania, Apr 18, 2018.

  1. Hully

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  2. Timmossy

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    Classic! Unfortunately not much at all has changed around the mountain since then! Funny entrance by Steve Lee at 34:30ish and the follow up discussion of the snow board (as opposed to the snow ski).
     
  3. stansi

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    Thanks for that mossy, bit of history there. And I think Your right, not much has changed.

    Edit...... except the Zoo Cart.
     
  4. Timmossy

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    Even the inside of Zirky's looks the same.

    I noticed the RMB built a 'Zoo Cart Park' in Davenport near Trapdoor. Thought they might bring back one of the old trailers to life.....seems to be just a bocce court.

    Did I tell you that I tried to upload the video of installing the towers on Gotcha/Keohs/Orchard lifts? (and didn't succeed).
     
  5. Boodwah

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    Bets for which lifts turning, QBWE?
    Hard to know new owners thinking (and deal still not done!), but I'm thinking they wont open early... then for long weekend Big D, summit Roadrunner and village. They could also have Heavenly open if they could be arsed and weren't so tight - but maybe new owners will be breath of fresh air.
     
  6. mr

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    yeah hmm @Boodwah i expect they could get heavenly open based on next weeks forecast. im pretty tempted to head up anyway
     
  7. Boodwah

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    DP is always fun with or without snow!
     
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    Tempted to head up this weekend for a bit of sidecountry :)
    Had a kid/wifeless weekend away planned for Apollo Bay/Aire river way but , well I love my flyfishing and all, but....snow!
    Hmmmm.
     
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  9. mr

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    Yeees nice...... mrs mr is away this w/e so no go for me but maybe warming up for stirling tomoz, and then hotham with the 2 older kids next w/e
     
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    Agree, HV should be ready but they might not be.
    Myself and 2 kids plan to go up for QB weekend.should feel like mid winter.
     
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  11. mr

    mr Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Do our hero passes just top up last years physical card? I cant remember what the website said last october ir whatever
     
  12. Hully

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    Yep, has for me every year.
     
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    Simples - Snow Saturday, fly fishing Sunday.

    Monday- sickie. (Manflu)
     
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    Getting the house sorted for the season

    Have lost firewood supply number - I think his name was Richard? From cobungra - does anyone have his number? Thanks in advance (no doubt I'll run into him driving around dp)
     
  15. cookieman

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    I use Rob S ,local at DP 0407 097 994
     
  16. mr

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    Do you get the 'benefits' posted?

    Ill be up with about 6 teen boys this weekend.....staying peninsula
     
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  17. Hully

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    Mine ends up not being a normal HERO Pass due to work arrangements but my wife definitely gets the 'benefits' with hers.
     
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    cheers @Hully, ill chase it up with hotham......be good to know before sat