Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: Eldorado

Route & General Observations

East facing aspect. Excellent pow skiing. No obvious signs of instability.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Clear skies. Calm winds.

Snow surface

Crystal forms and fragmented precipitation particles to 15cm.


CT20 SC @ 30cm. Fractured above 5cm of pencil hard layer. Varied densities of wind packed to 110cm. Height of snow160cm at this location.