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Apr 16, 2021
Toured from low elevation up towards Frostbite to about 3500′. Snow surfaces were moist to wet on approach at 10am and punchy on south aspects below 2500′ by noon. No recent avalanches observed in the morning. On the drive down, observed 4 natural wet loose/wet slab avalanches on S/SE aspects at approx. 1200′ at the  [ Read More ]
Walking the ridge from frostbite to gov.  [ Read More ]
Apr 10, 2021
Took a grand tour from the Willow side. Checked out a bunch of last Sunday‚Äôs slides along the way. Some noticeable activity around rocky areas, possibly solar related.  [ Read More ]
Weather: Bluebird, no wind, 14 deg F at the start of the tour (around 1030 am) Red Flags: Lots of recent avalanches from the Easter avalanche cycle. No whumpfing or cracking during the tour. Details: Toured from Skeetawk up to Frostbite and then to the top of 4068 and descended Wimp Bowl. Looks like the  [ Read More ]
Wimp bowl post misidentifies Frostbite, actually sunnyside of 4600 with sheen is shown in photo.  [ Read More ]