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November 17, 2002, Rainy Lake area, N. Cascades
« on: 11/17/02, 03:31 PM »

Expecting an insufficient base, we we're planning on heading to the Lyall Glacier. ĘBut we never made it because the light was a little flat, and the skiing was so good in the trees. ĘTwo and a half to three feet of snow (@6000ft), nice dry powder, ski penetration about a foot - probably the best November turns I've ever had. Ę Smiley ĘThe terrain was a little odd where we were, with steep cliffy sections mixed with flat spots, but we did find some fun boulder gardens, which were, suprisingly, skiable. ĘA great day, and we were able to ski all the way back to the car (just under 2 feet at highway level).
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Re: November 17, Rainy Lake area, N Cascades
« Reply #1 on: 11/18/02, 03:26 AM »

Great report, Phil, Thanks.
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