The crusted over snow might not be good for skiing but great for snowshoeing. Pretty impressive cornices along the ridge. Some folks have been skiing the chutes on the north face- wow! No evidence of recent avalanche activity.
"No matter how big a guy might be, Nicky would take him on. You beat Nicky with fists, he comes back with a bat. You beat him with a knife, he comes back with a gun. And you beat him with a gun, you better kill him, because he’ll keep coming back and back until one of you is dead."