Good Snow Cover

18th December 2017

Great conditions today, quite cool in the wind, the snowpack has settled nicely after the thaw then freeze cycle, very firm in places, great cover on the plateau and the crags look good. Remaining warm for a few days lets hope that it hangs on for what looks like colder conditions arriving during Christmas weekend.

Climbers on the summit of Coire an T Sneachda with Cairntoul in the background

Panoramic view from Cairngorm Summit

Looking toward Loch Etchachan and Derry Cairngorm

Looking west across the Northern Corries

Gratefully accepting a donation for the Be Avalanche Aware app from George McEwan of Mountain Training Scotland

 

 

 

 

 

 

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