Peak(s):  Crystal Pk A  -  13,852 feet
Post Date:  03/13/2012
Modified:  01/17/2014
Date Climbed:   03/10/2012
Posted By:  benners

 Heading Towards Spring on Crystal   

TR here:


  • Comments or Questions

Looks like a nice ski...     03/13/2012 14:32
and I feel your excitement about getting out, but boy does it look dry! I'm still doing snow dances every day.


Great report!!!     03/13/2012 15:30
Hopefully I'll get up there sometime soon.


Nice work fellas     03/13/2012 18:12
good to see some ski TR's up! I may have to post some as well.


Nice fellas!     03/13/2012 20:13
We were just over on Atlantic that day. Wow was it warm! I took a long nap at 13k in just a light jacket. The snow was like mid May.


Very nice!     03/13/2012 20:42
Wish I could have made that outing with you guys. Oh well, we have all apring. Great photos and write-up as usual Ben!


Beautiful shots!     03/13/2012 22:20
And a nice group to boot. I'm assuming the shoulder did okay, Brian? Thanks for posting. Happy trails!


Fantastic Day!!     03/14/2012 01:26
What a great way to begin the spring ski season. I think you captured me in the photo Ben. I managed a photo of yous guys from Peak 10 (well 2 can be seen at least).


The ski mtneers...     03/14/2012 03:13
...are back in action. Good times are ahead for us report readers. Nice report man. I've a feeling the glop will be out earlier than usual this year...? What's goin on with Helmut's shoulder? I'm out of the loop.


Spring already     03/14/2012 14:05
Crazy season indeed. Nice write up Benners.

Presto/Prakash - shoulder feels alright, until I think about I-70, then it throbs.


Re:     03/16/2012 15:07
Matt - Agreed, we need snow BAD.

Caleb - Was a great day for sure! What did you ski on Atlantic?

Caroline/Presto - Thanks for the kind words!

Prakash - Car wreck on I-70 in January, I got the worst of it financially, Brian got the worst of it physically. We're both doin better now though. Thanks for asking!


Well done!     03/16/2012 19:11
Way to make the most of the warm weather. Looks like we may have to way until next year for Pacific's North Couloir


North Couloir     03/20/2012 15:38
Barring some apocalyptic snow event, I think you're right Carl .

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