to the ski hill another 22 cm of powder fell last night. Unfortunately
I did not get out until afternoon and had to make do with the leftovers of the
morning's sated powder addicts. Most central areas like Boomerang, seen
here from the lift, were covered with nice soft moguls.
Face Lift and upper Cedar were the only closed areas, so those willing to traverse
a bit could still find deep turns in places such as upper Extreme Hazard.
Even here there were lots of tracks, but some fine turns as well.
I be sued by poor soul's survivors, I should point out that the Extreme Hazard
signs should be taken seriously. Apart from the obvious problems, if you
don't know where you are going, you will find yourself descending through the
tree band shown here. This is definitely not for the faint of heart or
those with poor insurance coverage..
it wasn't necessary to go to extremes to find great snow even in the late afternoon.
In fact for this 10 year old friend of my son's, nice deep stuff was as close
as China Wall. :-)
It was an ideal -9 C this morning, but it has risen to near or just above freezing this
afternoon. It remains overcast, but there is no snow falling.
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