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Postby Ciocc » Thu Jul 27, 2006 8:48 pm

Hi. Someone who went by the name "pepperdog" at the trailtalk site told me about this site. I've been in the shadows lurking, but it's time to step into the light. I met windwalker and some of his trailtalk friends a couple of winters ago while skiiing out to Dewey Point. Unfortunately I have not seen them since. One of them slept in a grave dug into the snow. They had carved lounge chairs into the snow. They were very nice folks. I met madeintahoe several summers ago on a hike to Dardenelles Lake. She had just finished a backpack to Pioneer Basin, a place I want to visit. As you may have guessed, I love hiking/skiing in the Sierra, taking pictures of things that I see. I'm still in the stone age photographically, so my images consist of negatives. I don't have a film scanner and a flatbed does a poor job of scanning prints. I may have to resort to the flatbed in order to reciprocate. I'm enjoying seeing what you saw when you were in the Sierra.



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Postby Windwalker » Thu Jul 27, 2006 9:22 pm

Hi and Welcome! Nice to see you here :)

It was a Snow Coffin...
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and the kitchen...
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Dewey Point View
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Postby Robert » Thu Jul 27, 2006 9:39 pm

Hey Windwalker...are you sure that's not the Marriott?
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Postby Windwalker » Thu Jul 27, 2006 9:44 pm

Felt like the Marriott :)
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Postby ERIC » Fri Jul 28, 2006 5:50 am

I remember those photos. The pano, and the kitchen are excelent!
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Postby ifernau » Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:00 am

That look and feels really cool!
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Postby songbyrd » Thu Aug 03, 2006 6:02 am

:nod: yep, those would be structures designed by trailbum for sure. Need to start planning a snow trip. Badger Pass anyone? ;)
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Postby songbyrd » Thu Aug 03, 2006 6:13 am

Last year at Woods Lake. Almost finished building the igloo while the snow comes down. Good stuff.

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Postby Windwalker » Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:51 pm

Welcome Songbyrd! Nice Igloo!!!
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Postby songbyrd » Thu Aug 03, 2006 6:07 pm

Thanks WW. Here's a few more of that fun trip.


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