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Sierra: Lakes Basin/ Cartridge Pass conditions Aug2012?

Postby 150mph » Thu Aug 23, 2012 9:53 pm

Would like to hear if you've been over Cartridge in the past few weeks or in the Basin. Heading up next week and wondering about taking/leaving the ice ax...
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Re: Sierra: Lakes Basin/ Cartridge Pass conditions Aug2012?

Postby Bob Burd » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:24 pm

Aug 16 - not a patch of snow on either side or anywhere in Lake Basin:

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Re: Sierra: Lakes Basin/ Cartridge Pass conditions Aug2012?

Postby 150mph » Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:23 am

Excellent. Thanks Bob! Would that pic be from Observation Peak?
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Re: Sierra: Lakes Basin/ Cartridge Pass conditions Aug2012?

Postby Bob Burd » Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:00 pm

From Vennacher Needle. From Observation one can see Dumbbell Lakes, but not into Lake Basin.
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