Observation: Turnagain

Location: Taylor Creek ascending to Taylor Pass

Route & General Observations

Ascended up normal route to Taylor Creek . Valley was beautiful but gave plenty of signs that she was in no mood to be messed with

Red Flags
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Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?Yes
Collapsing (Whumphing)?No
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
Observer Comments

Nothing obvious on Surface of snowpack

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Snow surface

Settled Pow


Many large cornices and zones that have not released

Listen to your Intuition / Mountain sense!

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