Observation: Summit

Location: Above Lower Summit Lake

Route & General Observations

Toured to just above the power lines. The snow pack was getting close to isothermal, so it was not easy to get around. The weather was great, but made for lousy skiing. If you are heading to this neck of the woods you need to bring your water skis.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Clear skies with the the air temp at a balmy 46. There was a light variable breeze.

Snow surface

Wet melt forms with a frozen melt freeze crust 3cm down.


See Snow Pilot Pic

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