Observation: Summit

Location: Fresno

Route & General Observations

Toured up the usual skin track to tree line for a couple laps. We dug a quick pit below the hemlocks at the top of our run.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Broken skies becoming overcast in the afternoon , 20s F, moderate N-NE wind, S-1

Snow surface

New snow, slightly settled dry powder, little to no wind affect, excellent skiing conditions, ski penetration around boot top


Dug a quick pit on an east face at an elevation of 2448ft on a 32 degree slope, HS 153cm
ECTN16 20cm down, PST 55/100 Arr 20cm down on 2mm facets

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