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2014 Backcountry Conditions Reports

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Re: 2014 Backcountry Conditions Reports

Postby ERIC » Fri Oct 31, 2014 12:31 pm

Tioga Pass HW 120 will be closed at 6pm today in anticipation of snow.
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Re: 2014 Backcountry Conditions Reports

Postby markskor » Sat Nov 01, 2014 9:38 am

Saturday morning - 9:30 AM - from my Mammoth Lakes front porch. :D
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Re: 2014 Backcountry Conditions Reports

Postby ERIC » Sat Nov 01, 2014 12:18 pm

What a difference a day makes... From the new China Peak webcam.
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Re: 2014 Backcountry Conditions Reports

Postby rlown » Sat Nov 01, 2014 12:21 pm

warming trend coming. probably short lived but we need every inch, even if it melts.
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Re: 2014 Backcountry Conditions Reports

Postby ERIC » Sat Nov 01, 2014 12:27 pm

Well, in the meantime, here's another cool photo...this time of Muir Trail Ranch from earlier this morning. :)
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