Any plans for 08/09 Season?

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  • #3183

    Sarah
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    Not really a lot. The mountains aren't really very high. We get the odd weekends, this is the closest slopes to me. Not a massive resort, but it's enough for a day and they're really good about you building jumps and stuff!!http://ski.visitscotland.com/conditions/lecht/

    #3234

    Travis Hightower
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    post some pics of the end of the season if you get a chance. 🙂 i saw a shred film fromscotland last year that was so awesome looking minus the white out. would love to seewhat you got to ride over in europe. 🙂

    #3235

    Sarah
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    I will if we get enough snow again. At the moment there's just a light covering and artifical snow on the nursery slopes. Last year there was a good dump in March so I've still got my fingers crossed for more snowboarding! I'll be gutted if that was it for the season! Here's hoping for a long cold winter in Europe!S

    #3236

    Travis Hightower
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    yeah i have a friend in the uk that says you guys have been screwed as far as snow this season. is it really that bad over there?

    #3238

    rowan
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    Hi again Sarah….so do you go riding in the highlands? I have a good friend who's sister lives in Scotland,  in Port of Mentieth…he visits there a lot and was telling me decent snowfall there is very rare, so they go to the “highlands” in Scotland to ride.  Just curious if that is sort of the place where most people go.

    #3239

    Sarah
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    Yeah I live in Aberdeen which is right next to the Highlands in the NE of Scotland (the bit that sticks out towards Norway). There isn't really anywhere else to go. http://ski.visitscotland.com/ is where we get all our info although it's pretty optimistic. I don't know where Port of Mentieth is, I've not heard of it. We're kind of limited in choice there are only 5 resorts and they're tiny nothing like what you guys have! There are a few dry slopes but I'm a real thing girl!!!

    #3404

    Travis Hightower
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    Greetings from 70 degree weather and waist deep powder!Sierra at Tahoe!1 of 2 of my incredible end of season trips! More pictures to come mwahaha.

    #3405

    Frosty
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    Literally waist deep powder… I am hella-jealous!

    #3508

    Sarah
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    Hey RowanSorry I didn't reply for ages. We do normally get quite a bit of snow. We're pretty far north in Scotland!! I've posted (or tried to) my local piste maps so you can see what they're like. Nothing like the Alps but plenty playground!!! 😀

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