Observation: Emigration Canyon

Observation Date
01/13/2013
Observer Name
Nick Benoit

Region:

Location Name or Route
Emigration canyon
Snow Characteristics
Snow Characteristics Comments

headed out to emigration canyon (HWY 36) just east of Montpelier, ID just
below the summit. About 4 inches at the trailhead maybe 8-9 on top at about
8600 ft i believe. dug some pits and did some column compression tests.
they were failing 4-7 hand taps just under that ice/rime layer. hope that
info helps you out

Today's Observed Danger Rating
None
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
None
Snow Profile Coordinates