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Observations

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Location:   Turnagain   -   United States

Date:   Oct 27th, 2012


We didn't find much good skiing but we found some gigantic hoar crystals! We found these guys in a meadow at the base of Sharkfin and Eddies. Some of these were almost 20 cm.


Photo 1. Dang that's some big hoar
Photo 2. Big hoar crystals in meadows below Sharkfin and Eddies
Photo 3. Big hoar crystals at Sharkfin pull off
Lat: 60.8173 Long: -149.1312


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