TR: Nice Little valley south of Mammoth 4/14-4/16

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Re: TR: Nice Little valley south of Mammoth 4/14-4/16

Post by DAVELA » Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:22 am

Thx for the detailed report.Yes,its a long slog from the gate closure to llv but it is a classic view.How was the snow-soft,hard,granular?


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Re: TR: Nice Little valley south of Mammoth 4/14-4/16

Post by KevinDo » Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:22 pm

DAVELA wrote:Thx for the detailed report.Yes,its a long slog from the gate closure to llv but it is a classic view.How was the snow-soft,hard,granular?


Around the LLV area lakes, it was a nice hard park snow thanks to the wind. From the Rock Creek Lake area to the exit, it was pretty much loose granular-like conditions by the third day.

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Re: TR: Nice Little valley south of Mammoth 4/14-4/16

Post by copalero » Thu May 25, 2017 8:38 pm

Very informative, thank you!

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