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Cold temps and snow on the ground in Truckee. We warm up a little bit into the 50s this week, and then get ready for a round of weather that really could be the onset of true winter. The base up high is still nice and skiing well - you need to work a little […]
Surprisingly deep base up high, above 7500-8000 - there is definitely 24-20 inches up high along the crest. very nice to get in the skin track again and get going. Top 1000′ vert skied very well, solid base, consolidated pow on top. Very fun turns for October. Lots of people out enjoying the day. Below […]
Great conditions on Lassen right now, perfect corn cycle … and the approach/exit is still in, but disappearing very quickly with the warm temps. A bit of rockfall as well, but the skiing is stellar.
Had a chance to go drop into some couloirs this week … surprisingly good snow on the due north facing aspects - all the new snow had slid, leaving a firm, but manageable surface to work with. Great to get the heart rate up a bit.
beautiful out there right now … very warm temps, but we had a decent freeze last night, temps inverted, but good enough to get the corn in… early is best as it got sloppy relatively early in the morning. surprisingly great winter powder on the north facing aspects. not a drop of wind out there […]« Previous Entries