Route & General Observations
Climbed up from gravel pit to 2850′ above The Shield. Slight wind texture started at 1750′
Significant wind affect above 2500′
Obvious signs of instability
|Recent Avalanches?||No||Collapsing (Whumphing)?||No||Cracking (Shooting cracks)?||Yes|
Shooting cracks only on unsupported, wind loaded slopes. (Targeted test slopes)
Mostly sunny, light N winds, warm
Partially settled NSF from the cold snap in protected areas. Windloaded or scoured spots above that.
First test results I have personally found on that BSH layer.