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Correction - it wasn't the 2nd & 3rd, it was the 1st & 2nd Little Pigs

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>The climactic run of the trip was a combination of the 2nd and 3rd Little
>Pigs.
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>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigs3.jpg
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>We started down the wide snowfield of the upper 1st Pig. It eventually
>gets pretty tight in the middle - in the above picture it looks like it
>chokes down to nothing to skiers right of the rockjumble. It's actually
>about 7 feet wide right there, over a distance of about 40 feet. Eric
>wasn't feeling  the force and opted out to the Bowl just above the point
>of commitment. At first chance below the choke, Mir and I cut over to the
>2nd Pig through the rock jumble. Below that it becomes even more
>interesting, but first here are images of what I've described so far:
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>Looking up after crossing over:
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>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pig.jpg
>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigs1.jpg
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>Descending the upper reaches, then skiing the choke:
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>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigentry.jpg
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>In the coulior:
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>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigmd2.jpg
>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigmg1.jpg
>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigmd5.jpg
>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigmd3.jpg
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>Back to what I was saying about it getting more interesting. The exit is a
>mandatory drop onto a steep apron.
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>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigexit.jpg
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>Mir optioned out at that point, billygoating through the rocks back to the
>1st Pig. Not because it was overly huge, but because the takeoff looked
>like this:
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>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigexit2.jpg
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>Interesting. It forced the need to get a bit of a running start, as
>opposed to being able to just drop off the edge. This means landing on the
>apron with significant speed. Mir situated herself in a good spot to take
>a picture of whatever was about to happen when I pointed downward.
>
>Turned out just fine; made it over the bare rock without contact and made
>the turn down the apron. Almost lost it skipping over a couple undulations
>but I was able to come to a stop standing up. It was quite a rush.
>
>http://www.uvm.edu/skivt-l/image_upload/World/pigmd1.jpg
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>Eric was situated a different angle and got some good shots of the exit as
>well, if I could get him to send 'em...
>
>Did another cruiser down the Bowl after that and we were done. Couldn't
>have been much better weather. It was bluebird at times and cloudy at
>others, but the days were warm and calm one throughout. Pretty good
>birthday party.
>
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>mpd
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