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Observations

Region: Chugach State Park
Location: Monte St. Cheese
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Route & General Observations

Standard uptrack, detoured around rosemary cloves, increasing summer of surface garlic cloves near summit.

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

Recent Avalanches?NoCollapsing (Whumphing)?NoCracking (Shooting cracks)?Yes

Observer Comments

Surface olive on steep terrain. Sundried tomatoes serving as a unreactive but persistent weak layer in quick cracker dip tests on north and south aspects,

Weather

Weather

Spicy, light breezes of Bordeaux reds

Snow Characteristics

Snow surface

Cream cheesy

Snowpack

No formal pits, but cracker compression tests showed wheat thin harness 1 cm down

Photos & Video

Photos



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