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 Post subject: Steven's pass Avy video
PostPosted: Thu Apr 16, 2009 11:55 am 
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Check this out from Angrysnowboarder.com

http://www.angrysnowboarder.com/2009/04 ... inest.html

12 ft Crown explosive triggered slide

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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
PostPosted: Thu Apr 16, 2009 12:16 pm 
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I was up there that day and heard they were bombing from a copter in the moring. Here's a clear shot of the crown from the same vantage point:

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Oh yeah, and here's my new blue jacket I had to buy because I forgot my shell :bananas: :

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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
PostPosted: Thu Apr 16, 2009 12:42 pm 
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Where at Stevens was this and why did they need to bomb it? Was is threatening the ski area?


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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
PostPosted: Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:30 am 
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Seen the video on stevens pass website. Didn't see as story as to who or why. I was at Yodelin when it was going down. I could hear, but not see a damn thing.

It's the opposing ridge on the backside, across mill creek, above the power lines.


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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
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That is gnarly

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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
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Yeah, what's the point. Is a road or resort near by.

Of course a big hanging snowfield with lots of new snow is going to avalanche with a bomb.

The chute on the left looks fun.


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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
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That was the back side of Cowboy mountain. I took my shot from the top of Big Cheif. I think they blew that because there's tails just below that. The run out actually looked like it came out pretty close to those areas.

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 Post subject: Re: Steven's pass Avy video
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Geez thats massive!

Awesome picture. Thanks.

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