Nicci’s notch

Glacier National Park

Hamish McPhail , Tuesday 28th December, 2021 4:45PM

Extremely Very wind affected on the way up and very icey on the skin track near the top of the ridge on mount Cheops. Ski cut the roll just above the entrance to niccis with no result. Niccis notch skied wind affected and boot top powder. Decent skiing but 3-5cm wind slab made for difficult turns in some parts. -20 -> -25 for the whole day sunny and low-mod southernly wind all day including the ridge tops.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cold. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees, Steep slopes. Riding quality was ok.