Climbed southwest side of East Peak, 1 run into Cement Basin, descended south facing slopes to Bullion Basin and return.
Feb. 22, 2017, 1:40 p.m. PST
Weather: Partly sunny, light winds, cool, increasing cumulus and less visibility in the afternoon.
Snowpack: We kicked several small chunks of cornice onto a northeast slope into Cement Basin no results. A pit on an E aspect at 6500 ft in Cement had 33 cm of increasing F snow over 8 cm of 4F snow on the 2/14 crust. CTM RP at 18 cm at a storm layer and CTM RP on the 2/14 crust. Good skiing including on the south facing slopes into Bullion Basin.
Area Description: East Peak
Observation by Garth Ferber
Did you see any avalanches? No
Did you trigger any avalanches? No
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No