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October 4, 2011


In the Palisades... And Mammoth Mountain reports 15" of new snow on the ground.

  1. Brent says:

    I know, right? Are you going?

  2. Andy says:

    Aha…they’ve changed the forecast. Thank goodness. I don’t how I could have resisted 10-16″ on Wednesday…

  3. Tim says:

    And to think, I’m going climbing tomorrow on Whitney and Russell. Maybe I should bring skis…

  4. Andy says:

    I was supposed to be climbing Whitney today! This storm is unbelievable…

    Send a photo if you get up there Tim!

  5. Dan Conger says:

    Early winter storms. Would be great if ski season started early!!! :-)

  6. MJ says:

    Ridiculous October Powder Day – Telluride backcountry

  7. Dan Conger says:

    Will everyone please join me in throwing things at MJ … I’m very jealous!!!

  8. MJ says:

    I wish i was in the video. Just found it on Vimeo. Im VERY jealous as well…

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