Ski Quandry

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Ski Quandry

Postby ixf729 » Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:11 pm

Hi does anyone know snow conditions for Quandry?
Are either if the couloirs skiable?
We are looking for this weekend.

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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby Geof3 » Wed Jun 17, 2009 8:17 pm

Cristo prolly still doable. North face has some good lines. Go early.
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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby hikeNYC » Wed Jun 17, 2009 9:26 pm

planned on hiking Quandry this w/e-is that doable without gear? Trail packed and easy to follow???
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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby Fat n Lazy » Thu Jun 18, 2009 7:28 am

hikeNYC -

I was wondering the same thing (hoping for Sat morn) ... Anyone been up there or driven by on hwy 9 that can drop a hint on the snow?

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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby Fiemus » Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:16 am

Snow is melting steadily - but you're still going to be walking in snow up to the summit.

Here's shot from a few minutes ago:
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compare with one from two weeks ago:
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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby Cowboyography » Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:31 am

Thats awsome, we are heading that way saturday!!
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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby nativehiker2 » Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:35 am

Lookout mountain goats, here we come!
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Re: Ski Quandry

Postby Breckskier » Fri Jun 19, 2009 8:28 am

What is your guys plan for tomorrow? Start time, standard route, etc?
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