Crested Butte Area

CB Avalanche Center 2019-20 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/01/2020
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 11,300

Avalanches: no and no evidence of old ones seen

Weather: Mostly clear, calm and cold. Some gusty winds up top later in the afternoon.

Snowpack: Snowpack not very consolidated nor all that deep yet. skied well, but many hollow spots near rock bands and trees. Lots of sluffing in the top 6 to 8 inches of new snow up high. Boot pen knee deep in the valley floor. Skin track had an icy base on south aspect.