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> Date: Tue Mar 18, 2003  1:04:54 PM America/Montreal
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Mad River Mar 18
>
> Wes, could you send this to the list. I lurk but not subscribed...
>
> Snuck up to Mad River this AM for 3 runs. Three runs turned into four
> then
> 5 and 6. Four runs on Sunnyside double. Just a touch of crust on bumps
> at
> top of gazelle, soon turned into sweet corn. Phatties and soft boots
> were
> dreamy in this snow. Skied Gazelle, Slalom Hill, Gazelle woods, Quacky
> woods. These high woods were a bit of crunchy glaze on soft snow. Low
> woods
> (porkybunny) were to be avoided -- rotting snow, phatties were making
> ruts
> like those on the road to my house -- better left unskied.
>
> After 4 runs on double, hesitated to ride single, fearing crusty junk.
> summit temp was still reading 28. Then I rememebered Cat Bowl, a run i
> often avoid. Maddonna, it was good. Had to do it again: CatBowl to
> broadway to canyon, 2 times over. Soft, sweet, dreamy.
>
> Rest of week might suck, but I had today. Big bare spots opening on
> liftline: the Vertical Challenge might be vertically challenged this
> year.
>
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