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Nov. 30 X-tal Southback
« on: 11/30/15, 04:59 PM »

Varied and thin conditions today in the Crystal Southback. Triggered two mini (4-6' wide) hard wind slabs on steep NE aspects around 6,500' running on a very hard, slick ice layer which is at or near ground level.

Between about 6,500' and 5,500' found excellent skiing on ~4-6'' of powder on a firm base. SE aspects encountered generally remained frozen with some softening on warmest slopes.

Discovery is open and they're blowing snow for Quicksilver. I was able to ski to the base very cautiously without too much stone grinding via my favorite run, Tinkerbell.

#itsjustgoodtogetoutthere

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Re: Nov. 30 X-tal Southback
« Reply #1 on: 12/01/15, 12:49 PM »

Hashtagging : TAY :: GoPro editz : Mad River Glen
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Re: Nov. 30 X-tal Southback
« Reply #2 on: 12/01/15, 02:19 PM »

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Re: Nov. 30 X-tal Southback
« Reply #3 on: 12/01/15, 04:34 PM »

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Re: Nov. 30 X-tal Southback
« Reply #4 on: 12/01/15, 09:02 PM »

Eww!  Chewy outrun.  Good work gettin' out there
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Re: Nov. 30 X-tal Southback
« Reply #5 on: 12/02/15, 06:37 PM »

Kam, that's be a damn fine day at MRG. Headed up manana to take a peek for myself
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