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  • May 28, 2017 - Sun. It was nicely groomed and it was even skiable on the headwall at 8AM.  It was a pleasure to have the first few runs as cruisers, without having to jump into the moguls immediately.  By 9AM, there was some walking on the top of th…
  • Here's a direct link: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=rIKmpWpNyM4 Thanks for the video Even though almost a week ago gives one an idea how long and bumpy that run is. How long is it a mile?
  • Hope the half century old center pole Riblet doubles can hold our carcasses in the UP. What's the payload on them old rusted dogs?⛷⛷ Headlines two big and talk skiers overweight die from a chair that falls off an old lift at the upper peninsula sk…
  • Is there a ski movie called Diehard? You dudes should make one ( sorry ski it) Looks like the greenand white mountains all in one
  • Lost Mt Mancelona
  • The bumps win today. Beat me silly. 5 pm closing time pic Nice picture Chuck
  • Couple pics yesterday 5/19/17
  • Boyne Mt. itself IBRAKE Yes sire, actually a fellow driver texted it to me today but I get a nice northern delivery to Boyne City tomorrow. Will take a pic of the lost Avalanche peak that Kircher bought out https://milsap.wordpress.com/regions/n…
  • Beautiful!  My vote for a finalist for Snow Journalist of the Season. IMO you two tie, both your volume pictured and written trip reports are the best in the east!( JimK west) I guess I'll run for the northwest summer nomination. I may go to Color…
  • When does the Mt Washington auto road normally open each year? Set date or when plowed free( like Going to sun and Beartooth)
  • oops.  this happened when SJ 1 went down.  very tedious to fix broken links that went back to photos hosted on epicski X_X For some reason none of the pics appeared on my phone when I opened the post earlier this morning. Might the broken links be…
  • Awesome year! Thanks
  • Right now I want to ride any T-bar anywhere in any state in the country and I hope to do that with you this coming winter so please promise me somehow we will get it done
  • Cleveland rocks But the real question, is there a tbar there?⛷⛷⛷⛷
  • Here's a video of the upper part of Superstar. It was shaken and I tried to stabilize it, but it didn't work too well. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=CjO1YwtOVos Worked well! Boy you must be in good shape and a good bumper. Thanks At least the sno…
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  • Hi everyone, you can get all of the Lost Ski Area books on NELSAP, signed if you like. If you already have one and want it signed, send me an email. Nelsap@yahoo.com. You can ship it to me and I will ship it back. I prefer hiking/ atv in person with…
  • Well any videos of Poma ? Well Rocket has pics http://www.newenglandskihistory.com/lifts/viewlift.php?id=40 http://www.newenglandskihistory.com/Vermont/burkemtn.php
  • Good general 1974Thunder Bay Area ski info https://books.google.com/books?id=VbV9QJlb-woC&pg=PA37&lpg=PA37&dq=loch+lomond+t+bar+thunder+bay&source=bl&ots=GB0iBwip1D&sig=Z8vX9R3D0Raj7eQMxGFzG1iZ7o4&hl=en&sa=X&ved=…
  • It looks like it'll be raining in and off during the day tomorrow, but I plan on heading up to Killington for what will probably be my last day this year. Last set of pics?
  • Someone should post a video of their ride on the Burke Poma here. As it disappears after the season ends it would be a nice way to keep its memory alive. IBRAKE Yea ski_it- you are the best resurectionist of oldies I don't recall the snowjournal s…
  • Jeremys book, I want an autograph. Well you live a heck of a lot closer to JD than I do ,all you have to do is arrange a hike at a lost ski area that he has never been to and he would gladly bring books to autograph for you in person one on one .i…
  • Wow, so much homework to do to keep learning of our northern neighbors Pat, where can I find your pictured trip reports from last weeks Canadian Rockies ski safari?
  • I've got an autographed copy of this book by the author of the other New England( southern Daks) that I paid full retail for and am proud of it https://www.amazon.com/Lost-Ski-Areas-Southern-Adirondacks/dp/1609493842
  • Man this sounding and looking like sj1! I thought for a moment weedy, looselumber, swifty, etc. was back from the lost⛷⛷
  •  I've skied Big Thunder. Not well known for downhill skiing facilities and trails, better known for Nordic disciplines and Freestyle (yes Ski Jumping is considered Nordic Skiing). I was there for the Ontario High school championships Slalom and Gi…
  • Lock 1, Lock 2, Loch Lommond! Thunder Bay, BTW, is a veritable graveyard of lost ski areas. Yes indeedy, never knew it and Baldy existed,until yesterday. Was going to drive all the way around Superior but prob will come east in August http://www.…
  • Lock 1, Lock 2, Loch Lommond! Thunder Bay, BTW, is a veritable graveyard of lost ski areas. http://www.lochlomond.ca Yes indeedy, never knew it and Baldy existed,until yesterday Was going to drive all the way around Superior 700 foot vert, hour a…
  • This is a little off topic, sorry. Mapnut. Pleasant Mountain, where you never skied, is the first place I ever tried real skiing. Until that time I had, on occasion as a little kid  in Middletown, Conn., slid down hill on wooden skis without metal e…
  • I've been in lots of them while working at hills. I have come to appreciate those guys who make hero snow when they can. I figured we had a few snow cat operators here curious to know what was the old oldest snow cat your operated and also the newe…