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Hetch-hetchy for Easter

Postby balzaccom » Mon Apr 13, 2009 6:59 pm

Nice trip this weekend---cool on Friday. but by Sunday it was terrific. Water, water everywhere...and NO mosquitos!

Here's a link to the photos;

http://picasaweb.google.com/balzaccom/HetchHetchy09#
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Re: Hetch-hetchy for Easter

Postby maverick » Mon Apr 13, 2009 7:25 pm

Hi Balzaccom

Thanks for the photo's they gave me a good status report on the current
conditions of the snow levels and run-off in that area.
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Re: Hetch-hetchy for Easter

Postby Hetchy » Mon Apr 13, 2009 7:41 pm

Thanks Paul, Very Nice Photos. You picked a great time to visit that area. Not that many people visit Le Conte Point.
Thanks Again!
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Re: Hetch-hetchy for Easter

Postby Grzldvt » Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:49 pm

Any clue how much snow was in the Vernon area. Thinking about heading up that way the first week in May... mid week.
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Re: Hetch-hetchy for Easter

Postby balzaccom » Wed Apr 15, 2009 5:15 pm

I can only tell you that at 6500 feet there was about 6 inches of snow on the ground. In the morning, the snow was crisp and hard. By mid-day it was soft, slushy, and very slippery. I would guess that Vernon had a lot more snow---and it would not have been fun to be hiking in the afternoon...
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Re: Hetch-hetchy for Easter

Postby Grzldvt » Thu Apr 23, 2009 10:34 pm

Sorry, got booked up and did not get a chance to reply. Thanks, I suspect after this last run of warm weather the snow is pretty much gone.
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