Snow Report Thredbo 2016 - Trip Reports, Pics, Chat, Stoke here

Discussion in 'Thredbo' started by telecrag, Feb 29, 2016.

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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    I put EL15, because I have NFI what it means!

    Well Threbo is not just a winter destination. I had my first trip this year a couple of weeks ago

    It was like this

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    And just spent another couple of days with K10 and jnr10

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    Then bit of TVT today

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    Thredbo has me stoked for a fair chunk of the year, can't wait to get skiing again, but in the meantime, those tracks are awesome fun.

    And 7 days on my 365 already! Man if you had more free time than me, or were local, that pass is frikken gold.
     
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    Kieran

    Kieran Addicted Member

    Was there an early bird special on the 365 pass? How much did it set you back?
     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    $799, paid deposit in October, balance by end of May, or when you start using it.

    Ron was there today, getting the ski tune ready, the vibe is good. All the portents are appearing, I think its safe to say they will be digging the lifts out this season.
     
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    Stephen James Allen

    Stephen James Allen Active Member

    And which "portents" may you be referring to?
     
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    climberman

    climberman CloudRide1000 Legend Season Pass Gold

    It's all about the vibe. And fantasy. That's important.
     
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    DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    *** cough, cough, Olympic Year, cough, cough ***
     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Lake Eyre. ^that. Birds seen flying backwards. Mabo, the vibe.
     
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    Legs Akimbo

    Legs Akimbo Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Has John Moore forecast anything yet?
     
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    climberman

    climberman CloudRide1000 Legend Season Pass Gold

    a fall in May, more in June, consilidating in July / August, finisng up in September but mostly gone by October.
     
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    DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    Going out on a limb I see.
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    Happy Autumn! We're pretty excited as this means Australia's only cheese rolling competition is only a month away!

    Email tahadmin@thredbo.com.au to sign up for your chance to be crowned the ultimate cheese rolling champ and win a Thredbo Winter Season Pass!
    Hmmmmm ---- cheese :)
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Pumped!

    The chives and cinbrah families are confirmed! I really want my son to see the telemonsters set up in the car park, he'll think it's unreal!
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Nic said we need to stay near the car park so we can wave to Craig and Gus on their way home each night!
     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Cool, missed you last season, I have a possible Mon-Thursday each week for Jun-Aug, so let us know, and we can come up with something crazy to do with a blind guy! Might need multiple vests I reckon!
     
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    Kletterer

    Kletterer Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    Don't forget to stop off at Piallago smokehouse for ya Bacon
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    I should be good for Sat-Tuesday every 2nd week.
    We could rendezvous with fluoro vests IN the water pond at the top of Gunbarrel :cool:
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Haha!

    So excited
     
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    crackson

    crackson Dedicated Member 30 Day Pass

    Like a cat, went over the bars at thredbo today. Got tangled in the bike and payed for it with shins and knee. There was blood at 4 places. Kept riding. Sore now.
     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    I prefer stacking in winter hey!
     
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    crackson

    crackson Dedicated Member 30 Day Pass

    Oh yeah, eli5 is 'explain like i'm five' or keep it simple.
     
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    crackson

    crackson Dedicated Member 30 Day Pass

    All my scabs are full of dirt, fly shit and chain lube. Now I have to shower and clean them properly.

    Living the dream
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

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    SAL

    SAL Active Member

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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Wow, I have skied a fair bit with Backpack, great to see him in the photos!
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Got the Tele gear ordered. Am looking forward to trying it out soon.
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    And the Tele gear too?
     
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    kaegee

    kaegee Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    So much awesome in one place
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    Today, the queue for Kosi

     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Just like xmas! It dies down about lunch time.
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Wow

    What's the lines in other resorts like....

    Hey wait a sec
     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Im heading up after work, so the real party must be starting tonight!
     
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    Legs Akimbo

    Legs Akimbo Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Normo will be in the line for the magic carpet at Perisher. Just in case it snows. And opens.
     
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    chunky

    chunky Old And Crusty

    I remember an Easter at Thredbo and it was nicer snow than when we arrived in august later that year for the ski trip.
     
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    Scoober

    Scoober Active Member

    Maybe with it getting busier and busier over the summer months they will be able to afford to lower our season ticket prices as they are not a 4 month destination...... :cheers:ROFL:deadhorse:
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    Over 3000 Kosi Express passengers today!
    Apparently about 350 MTBers riding the lift today!
    The pub is as busy as winter school holidays.
    Its good!
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Wowee yo thredbo!
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold


    climber man, telecrag, K10
    Fun times
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Siiiiiiiick
     
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    crackson

    crackson Dedicated Member 30 Day Pass

    Did last two days. Avoiding the crowds today.
     
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    crackson

    crackson Dedicated Member 30 Day Pass

    Is that an evil knievel helmet?
     
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    DbSki

    DbSki Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Evil Neville
     
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    Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Season Pass Gold

    So why isn't @climberman out on the cloudride? ;) notice the difference in weather...
     
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    Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Season Pass Gold

    Also needs review of his mobile accommodation
     
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    benchives

    benchives Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Why no armour cm?
     
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    telecrag

    telecrag Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    He's tough, and on a hard tail. I like my full face and knee pads as I am old.
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Where's that photo taken at? Merrits near lower valley view?
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    Somewhere around ST midway down. It's a tad confusing with no snow!
    Maybe top of Little Beauty?
     
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    climberman

    climberman CloudRide1000 Legend Season Pass Gold

    Helmet and knee pads!!
     
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