Observation: Turnagain

Location: United States

Route & General Observations

Toured up shoulder of Twin Peaks. Little to no wind, lightly snowing throughout the day. We dug a test
pit at approx. 2700ft. snowpack was 195cm on 35 degree east facing slope. Top 45cm of newer snow
sluffed off with CT 30+. Second compression test resulted in CT 30+ and shovel shear producing a Q3
40cm from the ground. Ski pen was 15-25cm and the skiing was good. No signs of recent naturals,
however, the visibility was minimal.