Red Mtn, Norway Peak, Yurtstargalatica

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Ski (Mountaineering AT, Tele etc)   02/10/2011 10:35 PM 02/10/2011 10:35 PM
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Roller balls
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Norway Basin, 5 days, yurtstargalatica. High winds sunday night till monday afternoon from the North. New snow Mon-Tues about 4".  High pressure Wednesday summit Red Mountain, skiied east face great snow, faceshots, smiles! CTMQ3_30 in quick pit on east face around 9400'.  More clear skies Thursday summit Norway Peak, big views all the way to Aneroid.  Skiied east face, more soft turns all the way to Norway creek.  Test scores at 7000' east aspect, CTEQ1_5 below crust layer from 2/4 rain event. CTMQ2_10, and CTMQ3_40 also broke below a crust.  Did many ski cuts on steeper roll overs with no results. Another amazing WAH trip in Norway Basin.

Snow & Weather
Elevation: 7000 ft New Snow: 4 in Snow Depth: 94 in
Precip: Snow Wind: NW @ mph
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High winds night of 1/6 till afternoon of 1/7. 50+ mph gust NW


Location / Route

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Norway Basin Yurt, 2/6-10. Southside of bluecreek saddle to Norway Peaks south ridge skiied great! all east aspects. East face's of Red mt 1/9 and Norway Peak.