Observation: Turnagain

Location: Cornbiscuit

Route & General Observations

Cornbiscuit uptrack to slightly above the alder line around 2200 ft. Turned around because of low visibility.

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Observer Comments

Had some decent sluffs with enough slope angle.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Ultra flat gray bird, steady snow, 10-15 wind. High 20’s, 32F at the parking lot.

Snow surface

Heavy and wet to the tree line. Much drier above the alders. ~4” of fresh. Probably will be closer to 6” by tonight. Might be a good time for that warm snow wax!


No formal stability tests. Pretty constant freeze-thaw crust below fresh snow.

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