On The Hill: Backcountry 101 at Mayflower Gulch with Colorado Snowboard Guides (video)
February 23, 2017
VIDEO: After what seems like months without fresh snow (it was really only three weeks), winter returned to Summit County this morning with on again, off again storms across the county. Z Griff and the Weston Snowboards crew took advantage of warm temps and bluebird skies for an educational ride trip with Colorado Snowboard Guides, a local outfit that specializes in backcountry travel and safety. First up: the ins and outs of snowpack analysis at Mayflower Gulch.
Breckenridge official report: 0″, 0″, 0″
Summit Daily field report: We are staring down a system and looking at some totals in the state by the weekend.
Weather: High of 23F, low of 3F. Snow. Temperatures falling and breezy with wind 13 -20 mph. 90 percent chance of precipitation with 1-3″ projected throughout the day.
Lift lines: The clouds and the cold will keep some at bay today.
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