Standard route up. skiers right to top of the phantom slide proper. skied in the trees down along ski track and into the slide zone below the bench to the top of the waterfall
Feb. 14, 2017, noon PST
Weather: Overcast. Warm.
Snowpack: Sun effected. Rain crust was ski supportable. No indication of instability with ski cuts in the slide. difficult skinning with poorly bonded snow (@ 1") on top of recent rain crust. bootpack variable with ice and deep penetration in some areas of the trees.
Area Description: Phantom Slide/Phantom Trees
Did you see any avalanches? No
Did you trigger any avalanches? No
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No