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News Its offical Perisher is now owned by Vail.

Discussion in 'Perisher' started by Ozgirl, Jul 1, 2015.

  1. Legs Akimbo

    Legs Akimbo Grumblebum Ski Pass: Gold

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    An instructor who reduced my (then) girlfriend to tears and tried to blow 3/4 of his class (girlfriend, mate and me) out of his lesson. Plus a ski school that displayed no interest in our complaint.

    And the restaurant that showed no interest in our patronage in a very disdainful way for no apparent reason. Except that my AmEx card was green.
     
  2. DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki One of them Ski Pass: Gold

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    Thanks for sharing this. Must avoid
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    Will skip the lessons and will drive myself to Beaver Creek if can manage it.
     
  3. Astro66

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

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    Clearly haven't seen an Astro OS TR. It will start 2 months before I leave. LOL
     
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  4. DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki One of them Ski Pass: Gold

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    Do your skis fit in the overhead lockers on the plane ?
     
  5. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    Leave astro alone
    he has size 2 feet....17.5 boots
    his skis , well its all relative
     
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  6. Astro66

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

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    I'm staying 200 metres the Riverfront Gondola. If the bus is full. I'll walk.

    I've been to The Great Wall of China. And as spectacular as it is. I have no desire to return. Just a tick on the bucket list. like skiing different resorts.

    I'll do the some Colorado and Utah Resorts, this time. And California resorts next time. And different Colorado the time after.

    My only loyalty is to Perisher Resort. Because that's how I roll. But I've skied 6 different resorts in Canada. And 2 different in US.

    I'm not going to lose any sleep if one employee isn't up to scratch.
     
  7. Astro66

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

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    Don't waste good trash talk in here. Save it for the TR, Princesses. :p

    LOL
     
  8. Legs Akimbo

    Legs Akimbo Grumblebum Ski Pass: Gold

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    On the front side get someone to blindfold you and drop you randomly on any run. Your challenge will be to identify which run you are on. It will be wide. It will be groomed. And it will be indistinguishable from every other run on the front side.
     
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  9. Astro66

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

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    Only blindfold I wear, is for the "Red Room". ;)
     
  10. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Social Media Mod Ski Pass: Gold

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    Question from the ignorant: Why is this?
     
  11. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    He won't have his pillow then and will feel more emotional.
     
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  12. Legs Akimbo

    Legs Akimbo Grumblebum Ski Pass: Gold

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    I thought subsequent posts went some way to explain.

    It didn't help that I had spent the previous week in Jackson Hole. I thought the place was designed to make middle aged, and middle ability one week a year Americans feel good about their skiing.
     
  13. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Social Media Mod Ski Pass: Gold

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    Sorry, didn't see those posts before I asked. Loaded page a few hours ago and walked away. Only just got back to it. Did go a long way to explaining.
     
  14. Astro66

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

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    I'm hoping they practice open defecation, so I can leave the poo tube at home.

    Oh hang on........ Why don't I use a toilet. <shakes head> :rolleyes:


    :p
     
  15. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    Come on Astro, you can troll better than that.

    I am dissapoint.
     
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  16. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    Astro will get AT bindings one day.
    Then
    look out
     
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  17. Astro66

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

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    Tour F10's already part of the ensemble.
     
  18. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    There's that excuse gone.
     
  19. Astro66

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

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    Don't you have more rules to write.
     
  20. gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    sounds like I should be there :D (I can fake the accent)
     
  21. Ozgirl

    Ozgirl A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    I personally found it souless

    DSNS - please don't think you shoudln't go! I am curious to hear your thoughts! Look forward to the TR!
     
  22. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    Like Perisher?
     
  23. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    Nothings that soulless.
     
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    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    I'm waiting on your feedback from my risk assessment first.
     
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  25. Ozgirl

    Ozgirl A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    True - I would rather ski Vail than not ski at all!
     
  26. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    merrits double chair waves hello
     
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  27. Astro66

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

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    Nothing that pretentious.

    Could you imagine an outsider reading this thread. We're all moaning about, pillows, toilets and free skiing at Vail and Beaver Creek. LOL
     
  28. Telemark Phat

    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    Historic charm.
     
  29. Ozgirl

    Ozgirl A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    And thats the prob with Vail - no History!

    (although they seem to think the new builds of Euro buildings adds class or something...)
     
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    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    Disneyland syndrome.
     
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  31. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    I'll give you a 63 VW bug to drive around in
     
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    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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    Worth more than my car.
     
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  33. DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki One of them Ski Pass: Gold

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    Sounds great, where do I sign up? The food had better be bad too.
     
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    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    [​IMG]
     
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  35. Legs Akimbo

    Legs Akimbo Grumblebum Ski Pass: Gold

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    Or, for Hemingway fans, the run known as Across the River and Into the Trees
     
  36. Donza

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    *and uphill
     
  37. Angus_McCrory

    Angus_McCrory Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Do they make skins short enough to fit snow blades?
     
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  38. Astro66

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

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    LOL So much wasted trash talk. You guys will get your thinking caps out, when my TR comes up.

    Love your work. :thumbs:
     
  39. Angus_McCrory

    Angus_McCrory Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Sorry to tell you, but the interesting stuff is a bit further away from a loo than you will be allowed to venture by your +1
     
  40. Astro66

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

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    Please ........ Someone cares I come back. :p