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Little Lakes Valley +more TR 2-10-2016

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Little Lakes Valley +more TR 2-10-2016

Postby DAVELA » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:31 am

Feb11-went to little lakes valley...gate closed at snopark.5 mile walk on the road with groomed hard packed snow to mosquito flat.
From MF onwards it was deep snow-2ft and put onmy snowshoes.Snow wasnt powder but not bad considering the heat wave.The valley looked awesome with all the recent snow.


Feb12-minaret vista...walked a mile or so to vista from the chairlift area.Hardpacked groomed snow on road/trail.Beautiful view from vista.

Feb10
Went only to sabrina basin from aspendell and closed gate.snow melting fast on road sabrina basin had plenty of crusty snow ...

Pic below is LLV.
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Re: Little Lakes Valley +more TR 2-10-2016

Postby gary c. » Wed Feb 17, 2016 10:08 am

Beautiful picture
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