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Re: Bell Cord

Postby lodgling » Fri May 15, 2009 9:38 am

From jjust's N. Marroon TR it sounds/looks like it is dry all the way to the lake.

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Re: Bell Cord

Postby Carl » Fri May 15, 2009 9:50 am

tmahon wrote:where does the snow start on the road?


Lodgling is correct. I spoke to one of the rangers yesterday. He said the road is dry to the TH.

edit: I suppose I should add (though I'm sure Ted knows this) that the road is still closed until next Friday May 22nd.

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Postby skibrendan » Fri May 15, 2009 11:41 am

That's just the info I was searching for! And the picks were helpful. Looks like bike-a-ski to beat the tourists. Maybe see some of you up there.

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Re: Bell Cord

Postby lpyle » Thu May 21, 2009 8:23 am

If anyone has any additional recent information on conditions, I would appreciate it. Looks like the area is expecting some snow this week.

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Re: Bell Cord

Postby bckcntryskr » Thu May 21, 2009 8:27 am

Road is dry to the trailhead. The trail is mostly clear of snow. You wont need skins until after crater lake, if even then.
Did I mention that "I hate postholing"

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