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VIC v NSW photo competition

Discussion in 'Backcountry' started by hongomania, Feb 24, 2014.

  1. hongomania

    hongomania One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    ill get it started.

    mt bogong. victoria.

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  2. skifree

    skifree A disciple of the blessed avi giraffe Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    So what are the rules / parameters / whys and wherefors?
     
  3. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    why not?

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    NSW @ 2228m.
     
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  4. benchives

    benchives I forgot how to ski Ski Pass: Gold

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    /thread
     
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  5. person s

    person s Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    oi - this has excellent potential for high quality and silliness both!
     
  6. Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    shirts off or on?
     
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  7. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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  8. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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    Jagungal
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    The Ramshead L, with The Spur centre and Golden Gully on R, LBC
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    Stilwell Restaurant ruins
    NSW, of course :cool:
     
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  9. telecrag

    telecrag Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Not sure if a pic of you with your bra off is going to win tw! And cut that hair you bloody hippy!
     
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  10. hongomania

    hongomania One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Well based on TWs post its shirts off.
     
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  11. telecrag

    telecrag Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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  12. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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  13. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    I think Muzz is going to be blogging for aussieskier this winter :D
     
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  14. telecrag

    telecrag Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Sweet, I am planning on introducing him to the joys of snow camping this season. I have also said I will buy a kite…I may die.
     
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  15. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Yeah he mentioned the kite!
     
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  16. telecrag

    telecrag Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    More NSW

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  17. Angus_McCrory

    Angus_McCrory Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Stillwell is my favourite restaurant.
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  18. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    nsw still

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  19. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Moderator

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    Rather one sided atm!

    I'm thinking Victoria needs to hit big with some decent shirts off to make a comeback at this stage.
     
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  20. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    OK some Vic:

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  21. parkmonkey

    parkmonkey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    No mountain in Australia looks better than Feathertop.
     
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  22. parkmonkey

    parkmonkey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Its the only thing that even has a hint of Alaska.
     
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  23. VSG

    VSG Crayon Master Moderator

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    Cue Snowblowey. Western faces MR.
     
  24. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    I wrote it in my TR - a trip to Feathertop requires a pretty full complement of mountain skills that you would need to ski many non-glaciated peaks OS.
     
  25. parkmonkey

    parkmonkey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Hopefully i'll be down in September and hopefully there will be snow.

    edit: hopefully my knees are up for it.
     
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  26. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Moderator

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    Can't see any shirts @CarveMan. Not quite what I had in mind though. ;)
     
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  27. PiniPowPow

    PiniPowPow One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    Great idea for a thread, getting excited for this season! Some of mine from the past few years...

    Our very own Snow Blowey (when he used to ski)

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    My first ever day out, thanks to Brian Wilson for taking on an unkown punter from the forums

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  28. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    the one under my skis at the time will do

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    nsw
     
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  29. telecrag

    telecrag Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Whoa Pini, first day out was with the machine?!

    Punter, haha, Pini reads and rides the terrain like poetry.
     
  30. GS

    GS Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Before you NSWelshmen get carried away, let's not forget these gems for remoteness...
    Crosscut thanks to Jono
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    oh, and when it comes to beaches....no contest
    Waterloo Bay, Wilsons Prom
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  31. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    water is too cold GS

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  32. mr

    mr Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    vic - ive always liked eadley stoney

    [​IMG] then there's stanleys at stirling

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    then there's bogong

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    theres the dells at baw baw

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    dirty muellers in dirty snow in dirty nsw

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    and a typical nsw morning scene after ice-rain
     
  33. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    love the bogong pic mr

    not all ice rain up here, better than just rain in vicco maybe? :axe:

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  34. GS

    GS Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    not cold.....it's refreshing :)

    I was out there yesterday and the water temp is most pleasant.
     
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  35. mr

    mr Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Ha ha I got some beautiful nsw pics but this is as trolly as I get! Tassie would whip us all. Haven't seen much of northern Kosciusko No maybe this year. God dam autocorrect
     
  36. Rush

    Rush Pool Room

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  37. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    yeah that is a cracker
     
  38. parkmonkey

    parkmonkey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    might have to look up the bass tab for this one, all two bars.
     
  39. Myazma

    Myazma One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Aren't they lines in white rather than white lines, sniff and hoover.
     
  40. Ziggy

    Ziggy A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    NSW and Vic!

     
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  41. mr

    mr Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    is that the top of LBC or near coopapatamba (?) looking at bogong right and high plains left

    gotta ski nelse north one day, reckon it would be sweet down in there
     
  42. Ziggy

    Ziggy A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Yeah, looking over Cootapatamba towards the BHP. Need to get the map out but it may be the Fainters or even F/top on the right (or both).
     
  43. Untele-whippet

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    Well. It's nice to see her face for a change.
     
  45. Angus_McCrory

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    Loved the first decent of Mt Victoria. Classic.
     
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  46. Ziggy

    Ziggy A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Captions needed!
     
  47. DJM

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    Shirts off Hongo....and there's one of Blowey in his grundies somewhere...Carn SB...

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    Telemark Phat Pass the butter Ski Pass: Gold

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  49. Untele-whippet

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  50. piolet

    piolet Better make it three Ski Pass: Gold

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    This.

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    Awesome!

    Love it, the cirque feel, dropping away... to the foothills.
    #winner