Old Glory

The Line.

With clear skies and mild temps we toured up Old Glory yesterday. Multiple fracture lines across the east face gave plenty of clues as to the poor stability, so we were on high alert as we skied the double hour-glass.  We were releasing small slabs the whole way down, and I cut out a fairly substantial section on the lower apron, but nothing we couldn’t manage. An adventurous descent.

Tyler – approaching the summit.

Andrew – Ski-cutting the upper snowfield.

Tyler – Enjoying the variable conditions.

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One response to “Old Glory

  1. Gid

    Great pics Stew. Looks like a superb day. Say hi to The Puss for me.

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