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Jonn-E
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Oct. 29, 2014 October Last Call
« on: 10/30/14, 10:25 AM »

Low Snow: check



Ice: check



High winds: check



A very cold Camp Muir: check



Finally linking up 12 months in a row: CHECK!
The weather window was brief and our ski trip was lonely (in a good way). With the weather window slamming shut today I feel very fortunate to sneak this trip in in the 11th hour and finally bag that calendar lap!  Skiing in a total whiteout and all the base damage from glacier vista down will soon be forgotten, but memories like these will remain:






And lastly, we spent the day hoping for an elusive Wild Hummel sighting, but spotted only tracks:

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Re: Oct. 29, 2014 October Last Call
« Reply #1 on: 10/30/14, 05:27 PM »

Great TR and photos and "checks".  Wink
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Re: Oct. 29, 2014 October Last Call
« Reply #2 on: 10/31/14, 10:52 PM »

Awesome trip report: Check!
Kudos for getting your TAY membership: Check!
SWEET!

Congrats!!
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