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Melting snowfield
Near High Camp on the north slopes of Adams. For some scale, the edge of the snowfield down to the water is about 15' (5m). August 2006

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MarcsoltanThis snowfield

Marcsoltan

Voted 10/10

being 15 feet, may qualify as a glacier.

cheers,
Marc
Posted Oct 21, 2008 2:46 pm

BCJRe: This snowfield

BCJ

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It looks like it could be a glacier up close, but you can see in a photo I just posted here: http://www.summitpost.org/view_object.php?object_id=455688&confirm_post=7 that it's just a seasonal snowfield that melts away completely by September.
Posted Oct 21, 2008 11:22 pm

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on Sep 22, 2008 1:21 am

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