Entries by Frank Carus

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, February 25, 2013

This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 25, 2013. Tuckerman Ravine will have CONSIDERABLE and MODERATE avalanche danger today. Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route finding, and conservative decision making are essential. Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Sluice, the Lip, Center Headwall have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. Chute, […]

Mount Washington Observatory staff member Samantha Brady stopped by today and shared some compiled photos she had taken during her trips up to Tuckerman.  I liked the side by side comparison and thought it would be a good post to compare a good snow year to some recent photos. So here you go. The photo […]