Observation: Summit

Location: John’s

Route & General Observations

Around Mile 40. West facing aspect. Skied to 2900 ft.

Red Flags
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Observer Comments

Some whoomphing at lower elevation

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Calm and overcast

Snow surface

6 inches of soft snow with no hard crust underneath. Some wind affected area above tree line at around 2900 ft.


Did an ECT and had no failures. With a shovel shear we found a shear about 12 inches down but no propagation. Another 12 inches under that we found a pretty clear shear but none of these layers failed during the ECT.

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