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Whistler

January 2010

Part 3

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Whistler Jan 2010 Part 1

Whistler Jan 2010 Part 2


Nic at Blackcomb...


  


Fully loaded trees...


 


Ian formulates a plan, either that or he's had a few bumps on the head too many on the ride down...


 

Below Peak-2-Peak...


 

Nic cuts a turn...


 

Keeping an eye on Peak Chair waiting for it to open after a couple of days of it being closed and over 2 feet of fresh powder. When it eventually did open the queue was long, but we were kept well entertained by the cliff jumpers pulling some amazing drops to an appreciative lift queue crowd - accompanied by much banging of ski poles, gasping and cheering...


 


Lunch at Dusty's after an adventure riding down a creek bed on the West Side...




Nic & Ian...





The grandstand at the bottom of the Olympic Downhill course looking as damp and grey as it did for the first few days of the Olympics...


 

The Olympic rings at Creekside...


 

The mist filled the valley, but it was clear at the top...


 
Looking into the valley from the top of Emerald...


 
Andy & Ian...


 

Andy...


 
 


Ian...




Nic on Whistler...







Our last day draws to a close on Blackcomb...



Having taken a late lift across from Whistler we prepare to ride into the sunset with Blackcomb mountain largely to ourselves...


   


Sad faces at the realisation that our riding is over for the week (I don't think Andy's ever sad)...






Over... no... it can't be true...




The chocolate shop drew in the sweet-toothed...




Whistler Jan 2010 Part 1

Whistler Jan 2010 Part 2

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