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 Peak:  Mt. Bierstadt (14er)
 Route:  West Slopes
 Range:  Front
 Posted By:  DaveSwink
 Date of Information:  05/12/2013
 Date Posted:  05/13/2013

Skinned up from the winter gate on the Georgetown side. When we came down the snow on the road was melting very fast and will be gone from the road in a few days. The road will probably not be skiable Monday afternoon. There is still lots of snow from the trailhead, and a few trails are broken through the willows. Floatation is necessary to avoid lots of postholing.

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Stephen Butler

Postholing     05/13/2013 15:04
I second the need for flotation. I was there Saturday and even with snowshoes we postholed quite a bit on the way down in the afternoon.

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