Peak(s):  Mt. Massive  -  14,421 feet
Date Posted:  04/13/2012
Date Climbed:   04/13/2012
Author:  Mrwaffles989
 East Slopes   

Mount Massive
East slopes

I got out on Massive today. This TR is mostly for fellow skiers so they can see current conditions. I wore sneakers to treeline because there was a solid freeze overnight. Some snow patches are 4+ ft deep, and would be hellish later in the day w/o skis. Snowshoers seemed to have a difficult time, based off the postholing I observed.

MINIMAL snow above treeline.

I hiked up the mostly dry trail to the summit.

I was actually able to piece together a decent ski line.

I wish there was more snow, but it was still a good day.

 Comments or Questions

04/15/2012 00:48
”MINIMAL snow above treeline.” Geeee, no way? Arrowhead thinks the snow on Mt. Massive was weak.

Nice work.


Have you been up this year?
04/08/2013 17:13
Hey, I'm thinking about going up this Saturday, the 13th, and was curious if you've been back this year.

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