C2C snow report (11/23/13)

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C2C snow report (11/23/13)

Postby eric1234 » Sun Nov 24, 2013 8:10 pm

- snow level: between 5,000 and 6,000 ft
- 1-3 inches above 7,000 ft
- snow was getting compacted and slightly icy on the trail on the way down, microspikes recommended
- Keep in mind that another storm may arrive later this week
- Whoever is dropping Kit Kat wrappers on Skyline, please stop
- I also visited Mt. St. Ellen's on the way up. The register and sign are in good condition and have been moved to the highpoint by a previous party

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Postby 2600fromatari » Sun Nov 24, 2013 8:53 pm

Argh. Should have gone up yesterday. That looks so beautiful. It looks like Skyline or Leatherneck is in the works this week.
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Postby Hikin_Jim » Sun Nov 24, 2013 9:04 pm

Wow. Gorgeous. I've never done Skyline in the snow. That looks really cool. (no pun intended -- really)

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Postby arocknoid » Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:58 pm

Splendid hike and photos.

This one is really a treat, and looks like it is out of a film by Victor Fleming or Peter Jackson:


Traipsing through the Magical Bushes of Aeropedie
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thanks for the post
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Postby bluerail » Mon Nov 25, 2013 8:34 am

sad so much of that burns off before next storm and the storms are so small. pray for a good snow this year that turns skyline into the true fun she deserves. its been too long. the picture of the manzinita? its so fun when you cant see the manzanita...


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c2c Snow report 11/23/13

Postby Cy Kaicener » Mon Nov 25, 2013 11:24 am

Interesting and informative conditions report Eric - thanks - The pictures were super too
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Postby lesper4 » Mon Nov 25, 2013 4:00 pm

I love that shot too arocknoid!
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Postby soulcamp » Mon Nov 25, 2013 5:19 pm

Must. Do. This!
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