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Mountain Snow Conditions

Climbing Route(s): Sargents Ridge, Green Butte Ridge
Trailhead(s): Bunny Flat, Ski Bowl
Region: 
Mt. Shasta
Date/Time of Observation: 
Monday, October 25, 2021 - 10:30am
Position: 
Climbing Ranger

General Conditions

A break in the storm revealed nice early season snow coverage on the upper mountain.  Height of snow at Old Ski Bowl measured nearly 70cm.  Surface conditions were a dusting of light snow over a stout crust.  This supported the weight of a skier, but was punchy out of skis.  Boot penetration was around 30 centimeters.  No avalanche activity observed.  

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