|Grizzly Gulch, 9000 ft elevation, 26 June|
Similarly, the Collins snow stake has dropped from 193 inches to 123". Can we make July or perhaps the 4th with 100"? I think the former is possible, but the latter is going to be close.
Roaring torrents of water are cascading down every canyon. Little Cottonwood Creek is a "white ribbon of hell" pulverizing everything in sight.
Standing next to the creek, the ground literally shakes. For a bit more perspective, click here for a video. She can't take much more of this captain!
Despite the melt and increasingly tired snow, there's still good coverage above 8500 feet on aspects on the north side of the compass, for those of you who simply must make turns.
|Devils Castle, Sugarloaf Peak, East Greeley, and Greeley Bowl|
26 June 2011.