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The Snow Stake!

Discussion in 'Perisher' started by Monsta, Aug 9, 2019.

  1. Monsta

    Monsta Hard Yards

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    So a picture tells a thousand words:

    There's a 100% margin of error within the width of the Stake itself. Is this 11 cm of new snow or only 5?

    Who was the genius who though putting a measurement ruler on a raised platform strongly affected by the prevailing westerly flow would be a good idea? 10 cm of new snow overnight...

    Wonder how long it will last in that location?

    :confused::eek::thumbs:

     
  2. Seafm

    Seafm Too far from the snow Ski Pass: Gold

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    It works... Just sayin'
     
  3. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Lee side accumulations never fail!
     
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  4. skinavy

    skinavy One of Us

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    Anyone know where it actually is? My daughters want to go see it next week when we're up there.
     
  5. Undies

    Undies Pizza! Ski Pass: Gold

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    It was posted in another thread, but if you go to the top of the brumby t, turn right, and then head down into the woods to skiers left it’s in there somewhere.
     
  6. Ret-ro

    Ret-ro One of Us

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    The stake needs some boundaries
    He is getting away with far too much
     
  7. telemark fred

    telemark fred One of Us

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    The trees to the skiiers right of Bulwheel run would have been a better spot.

    They need a few of them!