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Old 06-06-2011, 02:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Is This Even Going to Melt This Summer?

Took these pictures today coming back from A-basin just west of the summit on Loveland pass. This has to be at least 30' tall right? It's so massive I can't even picture it completely melting before temps start dipping in the fall.
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Old 06-06-2011, 04:16 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Break that shit yourself
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Old 06-06-2011, 11:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yup, we don't have that much snow, but Schweitzer still has something like a 10 foot snowpack at the top. They are supposed to open June 25 for Summer operations too... Don't see that happening.
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Old 06-06-2011, 05:52 PM   #4 (permalink)
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There are definitely some huge drifts around here. The snow pack is at something like 240% of normal. June is looking like it'll be May type of riding around here. The high peaks couloir bagging should be really good. Hike a 13er or 14er and slide your way down. So much better than having to walk down those damn things.
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Old 09-22-2011, 12:49 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Well...did it?
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Old 09-22-2011, 12:53 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Yeah there's still little spots of it in the shady areas.
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