Observation: Turnagain

Location: Pyramid

Route & General Observations

Decided to start a ski tour from 150′ above sea level. That was a mistake.
Managed to find some fun skiing anyway.
Sunshine easily beats out great snow this close to solstice.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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10-15 mph ridgetop winds

Snow surface

150'-1350' rain crust. simply terrible. survival skiing.
1350'-1550' some snow over an edgeable crust.
1600'-2100' magic powder skiing zone on E through SE aspects
2100'-2600' highly variable wind effected surface, some good skiing.
above 2600' hard sastrugi

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