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Snow Survey Article (Dittli)

Postby seanr » Wed Apr 15, 2015 10:09 am

HST member, John Dittli, put together an article about this year's snow survey:

http://sustainableplay.com/winter-of-his-disbelief/

I spoke with one of the other surveyors a couple of times while hiking Taboose Pass on Saturday. Despite recent storms, it was a walk our dogs kind of day in April. I had to struggle to keep sight of him after he and his companion passed me on the way up. Most years he would have been donning skis, but he described it as being like June already.



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Re: Snow Survey Article (Dittli)

Postby gary c. » Wed Apr 15, 2015 10:36 am

Thanks for posting the link. I really enjoyed reading.
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Re: Snow Survey Article (Dittli)

Postby maverick » Wed Apr 15, 2015 11:26 am

Thanks for the article Sean, snow survey without snow.
I don't give out specific route information, my belief is that it takes away from the whole adventure spirit of a trip, if you need every inch planned out, you'll have to get that from someone else.

Have a safer backcountry experience by using the HST ReConn Form 2.0, named after Larry Conn, a HST member: http://reconn.org
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Re: Snow Survey Article (Dittli)

Postby gary c. » Wed Apr 15, 2015 12:25 pm

maverick wrote:Thanks for the article Sean, snow survey without snow.


Good work if you can get it. ;)
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Re: Snow Survey Article (Dittli)

Postby The Other Tom » Wed Apr 15, 2015 3:20 pm

Good read, thanks for posting
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