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Or up Washington in the spring when its safe?


On Feb 5, 2008, at 5:05 PM, Peter Wadsworth wrote:

> At the awards ceremony after the MRV race the organizer and several  
> others were talking about other races in the East, whether real or  
> imaginary.
>
> Think we could convince Stowe to host a race ever?
>
> It could have some real vertical and be a bit more “bc” than other  
> resort races.
>
> How about start at the Quad base – skin up Nosedive – continue on  
> the Toll Road all the way to the top of The Nose – descend back  
> down from The Nose and onto The Bruce – near the bottom of the  
> Bruce hang a right up the Overland( Underhill?) Trail, Hang a left  
> under Dewey and traverse the Skytop – Descend the Steeple and  
> finally skate/pole your way all the way to the Matterhorn Bar for  
> the awards ceremony.
>
> I think it’s less than 11miles, ~3,400+ feet of skinning, and ~4,000 
> + feet of descending.  This course wouldn’t interfere with normal  
> resort operations much, wouldn’t clog up the base lodge during the  
> day, could highlight some cool terrain like the MRV race, could  
> have a shortened course for the Rec division (no skytop/steeple)….
>
> Does this sound fun to anyone else?
>
> Peter
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