first timer from winningpeg, canada

first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby loprogression » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:04 am

That is to say .... this will be my first time. I hope nobody goes easy on me. :p

My name is Chris. I'm from Canada. Today's wind chill of -40 Celsius/-40 F (-27c without) makes me anticipate BM all the more.

I've been reading up on Burning Man for years, watching youtube videos, and looking at all my friend's BM pics and being all super jelly about it. After delays each year that prevent me from going, this year will be the year. It's gonna be ultra-rad.
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby lemur » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:12 am

HEY! my name is lemur!


welcome.


be warned.. while it gets hot out in the desert... burning man is at a high elevation..


the coldest night ive ever spent outdoors (i know im a city wimp) was at burning man...

temperatures in the upper 30s (in F) are possible at night! BRRRRRRR.. with 40s very common..


brrr!!
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby NessaZee » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:15 am

hi! welcome :)
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby jkisha » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:19 am

Hey there, welcome to eplaya!
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby jkisha » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:21 am

lemur wrote:HEY! my name is lemur!


welcome.


be warned.. while it gets hot out in the desert... burning man is at a high elevation..


the coldest night ive ever spent outdoors (i know im a city wimp) was at burning man...

temperatures in the upper 30s (in F) are possible at night! BRRRRRRR.. with 40s very common..


brrr!!


That's still 80 degrees warmer than what he's experiencing today. Even the coldest temps at BRC would be a veritable heat wave by comparison.
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:56 am

The desert will suck your very soul from you. And you will be back.
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby loprogression » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:57 am

[quote]That's still 80 degrees warmer than what he's experiencing today. Even the coldest temps at BRC would be a veritable heat wave by comparison.[/quote]




haha, very true.

I know enough to pack a winter jacket. Some fests in Canada at higher altitudes can get pretty damn cold at night in the summer too.
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby illy dilly » Thu Jan 19, 2012 10:04 am

Welcome to eplaya!

You're going to love the weather!
Right now, it sounds like it will be nice and warm, but when your there you'll think "Dog Damn its Hot!"
But after a day or two, you'll realize that in some weird way the misery of the heat brings people closer together.
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby Savannah » Thu Jan 19, 2012 3:18 pm

Hi Chris! Welcome to the board. If you know to bring a warm jacket, you're already miles ahead of many a virgin. :D

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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby remi » Fri Jan 20, 2012 7:29 am

Welcome Chris.. I'm also a burgin from Canada (Calgary.) See you on the playa!
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby Stickygreen » Sat Jan 21, 2012 1:04 am

Vancouver has lots of regular burners, I've been many time.

just remember life's all about the journey, not the destination.
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Re: first timer from winningpeg, canada

Postby mazatta » Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:23 am

Greetings from Regina. We <3 Winnipeg and I know you <3 us back
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