Observation: Turnagain

Location: Lipps

Route & General Observations

Toured up Lipps with a late start around noon. Very little skier and snowmachine traffic out for a Saturday, everyone at the Iditarod? Lots of fun skiing to be had up there.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Sunny, light to no wind. Sun not affecting the snow on the W aspect.

Snow surface

5cm of soft snow on top of firm snow, it skied well! Slightly wind affected but pretty easy skiing.


Dug a pit at 2,200' on W aspect 165cm deep. ECTX no signs of prominent instability.

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