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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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