Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: Independence Bowl

Route & General Observations

Toured under NW face of Marmot as well as under El Dorado Bowl from the parking lot. Noticed whupping and some shooting cracks when over by Marmot. Obivous wind loading.

Dug a pit below El Dorado Bowl on a SW aspect. 25° incline. ECTX. 80cm of fist hard snow.

Dug a pit on a SE aspect of x-country track. ECTP-15, weak layer 45cm down.

Temp: 0°
Wind: calm from E