Public Observation #2023-1093

March 19, 2023 9:56 PM
Observation Date:
March 19, 2023
Zone or Region:
Central Cascades
6750 ft elevation, ~750 ft below treeline, 1000 ft east of south end of Three Creek Lake
None reported
NW aspect, 20-30 degree slope
Winds calm, light snowfall, overcast, ~30F
Compression Test: CTH23, 20 cm down
Extended Column Test: ECTX (moved 20 cm down only
when jumped on, see here
Hardness: one finger or pencil down to 120 cm

A large group, we skied, boarded, and snowshoed. Surface was dense with tracks only 1”~3” deep.