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Your Favorite Blue Sky Day Photos

Discussion in 'Snow Talk' started by Kletterer, Sep 10, 2016.

  1. Heinz

    Heinz Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] Eyre..two weeks ago
     
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    Red_switch Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: 30 Day

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    Not snow, but the sky is blue, Dog Town, April 2015
     
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    Portillo Chile, two weeks ago. Pic of me by @The Snow Gauge and wondering where you went in Chile @Lady Mamabear?

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    *Note: aqua helmets are sexy
     
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    LMB Old but definitely not Crusty! Ski Pass: Gold

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    Finally got time to read that. Ripper report and a ripper adventure. Well done. Will post a Portillo report this week methinks
     
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    LMB Old but definitely not Crusty! Ski Pass: Gold

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    Do it!
    I was disappointed we didn't get to Portillo. Have to go back ;)
     
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    LMB Old but definitely not Crusty! Ski Pass: Gold

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    Ramshead One of Us

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    No I found it. You can't see it on your posts, which makes sense. Then i deleted my post cos I was so embarrassed for asking the question. Now you've outed me so I'm doubly embarrassed. So it goes.
     
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    Rime on trees at Guthega

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    Looks like coral.
     
  13. Chowder11

    Chowder11 Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Stolen from the net, but I have similar photos on the computer at home.

    Hard to go past Lake Louise on a clear day

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    Ahhh memories. Might be back there this season. Drove straight past last season.
     
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    Chowder11 Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Was there in Feb, trying to push the misses to go back again this season when we head over.
    One of my favourite resorts, quite under-rated i reckon.
     
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    Underrated??? Why would you say that?

    I think LL suffers from the fair weather skier problem whereby it gets too cold for some. I think it rocks but can be busy. Must say it's probably the most picturesque resort to ski. I find myself stopping there on a run more often just to look at the view.
     
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    I don't think folk understand how good the back bowl steeps are.
    Always taking about Revs and KH and Delirium at Sunshine when the serious inbound steeps conversation is had. But from my experiences of them (haven't done Revs yet) the LL back bowls compare with any of them IMO.
    And the slack country is an easy an access of any resort I have skied at.

    So when people are talking about the best Canada resorts it is always spoken behind Whistler, Revs, Big White, Sunshine, Sun Paks etc.... But IMO i reckon it is as good as any.
     
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    Only problem is that it does not get as much snow as resorts further west but it gets enough.
     
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    This is true.
    However the quality is amazing, doesn't go over zero for pretty much 3 months, so the snow stays quality weeks after snowfalls.
     
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    Perhaps we should rename this thread?

    The Heinz only skis on blue days thread ?
     
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    Heinz Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    You can choosy after a while. :) Though note no pics from this years Japan trip.
     
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    I've no pictures of any good day in Japan.

    Too busy skiing, sky no blue, too full of cold cold dry silky powder.

    Blue sky skiing sucks.
     
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    I think my first ten days or so on snow were bluebird days...and then I copped Buller on a thick-soup-fog day and suddenly understood how lucky I had been to that point!
     
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    Quite fond of this one, sky is blue.

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    not really blue sky but one the more memorable days skiing ive had
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    This was a bluebird day but late in the afternoon and still scoring freshies.
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    This one is late arvo as well
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    Afternoon again
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    I just like this one from Falls Creek this year.
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    Who said you don't get bluebird pow days in Japan.
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    In NZ
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    Cracking blue sky in this one.

    Our heli guide, Francis
    Cordillera de los Andes
     
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    Love the pow clouds.