Observation: Summit

Location: Low elevations Butch

Route & General Observations

Stopped en route to Homer to poke around on the lower elevations of Butch. Went over the bridge and along the lake before cutting in to climb. Didn’t have much time so only made it to the first bench. I was still in thin cover over alders at 1575′ so didn’t even try a pit. Surface conditions were similar to H Thamm’s report on 1/17/19 from Fresno.

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Observer Comments


Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Clear and sunny
Temps in the upper 20F's
Calm wind
No precip

Snow surface

Surface hoar on thin crust

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