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I attended the Bear Valley Telemark Festival in February 2002.  The event was marked by some nice fresh powder, perfect spring-like weather and 200+ fellow free heel friends.  Here are some photos from the three day fest.

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Day One:

200+ of your free heel friends in one place

 

Gearing up for the morning ski-off

 

     

Early morning tracks in Grizzly Bowl

 

 

Freshies on the Vortex.  Worth the short hike

 

     

Admiring my S-turns, Don prepares to drop in

 

 

Don drops over Grizzly Ridge and into the Vortex

 

     

The rest of the group follows suit

 

Rich and Jonny are all smiles heading back up

 

     

Hulking mass of Mokulemne Peak

 

 

Looking North towards Kirkwood

     
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