Rapid snowmelt comparison - Kearsarge Lakes

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Rapid snowmelt comparison - Kearsarge Lakes

Post by cloudlesssky » Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:34 am

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Re: Rapid snowmelt comparison - Kearsarge Lakes

Post by Bishop_Bob » Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:43 am

I'm assuming your first photo should be labeled 28 June 2019.

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Post by bbayley80 » Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:52 pm

WOW- going quick! how was the trip to the pass? anything of note? did you even need micro spikes? this came at a perfect time-as I am planning to meet some friends in the area next week(they'll be coming in over the pass-me up Bubbs. )

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Post by cloudlesssky » Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:04 am

Yes 28 June not 28 July - I updated the caption.

The hike to the pass on 13 July crossed a few snow patches on the way up but no traction devices were required (I didn't use any either time). I'm guessing within a week or two nearly all the snow will be melted out.

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Post by bbayley80 » Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:24 pm

thank you!

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Re: Rapid snowmelt comparison - Kearsarge Lakes

Post by daisydoc » Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:26 pm

Heading up from Onion Valley on August 2 SOBO. Can anyone update me on snow levels at Forester Pass, north to Whitney? Wasn't expecting to use spikes so hoping snow will be fairly gone by then??

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Post by bobby49 » Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:01 pm

daisydoc wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:26 pm
Can anyone update me on snow levels at Forester Pass, north to Whitney?
Uhhh, south to Whitney?

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