Enclosure Ice

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Enclosure Ice

Postby b. » Tue May 03, 2005 5:25 pm

Hey Thomas,
How soon would you guess the Enclosure Ice would turn from a snow plod to decent ice this spring? I'm hoping to get some early season quietude this year. I know predicting the future isn't really in the mountain guide job description, but it's even harder to do from Bozeman! Thanks!

Brenon Savell
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Postby TomTuriano » Sat May 07, 2005 3:39 pm

Hi Brenon,

Normally, the Enclosure Couloir starts icing up at the very bottom and very top around mid-July and then is completely ice by mid-August.

With low snowpack like this year, could be on the sooner side.

t


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