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splitting old mans bowl 2/3/16

Postby Beantown » Fri Feb 12, 2016 4:51 pm

Olds man bowl is a 2 miles skin from convict lake, a really tough 2 mile skin, its between mini morrison and mt morrison.

it ended up being more like Old Crusty Mans Bowl. We were hoping for a pow fest a couple days after the storm but the winds got to it first. There was a crust over soft snow all the way from Convict Lake. Lots of Avy in the chutes before old mans bowl most likely during the snow storm days before. Still had a nice run though…



convict lake from above the ridge which sucked to skin up.
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Re: splitting old mans bowl 2/3/16

Postby limpingcrab » Fri Feb 12, 2016 6:13 pm

Looks like an awesome day! Thanks for sharing the pics, I'm heading out to a different area tomorrow and don't think I'll have quite as great conditions...
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Re: splitting old mans bowl 2/3/16

Postby ERIC » Sat Feb 13, 2016 7:23 am

Nice! Thanks for sharing. :thumbsup:
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Re: splitting old mans bowl 2/3/16

Postby Bluewater » Sat Feb 13, 2016 11:27 am

Great video! Thanks for posting.
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Re: splitting old mans bowl 2/3/16

Postby DAVELA » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:32 pm

Nice pics and looks like a grt adventure.
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Postby gary c. » Wed Feb 17, 2016 10:29 pm

Very cool video.
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