Here are the pictures (no these I did not shoot myself);
|Looking a lot like Greenland!|
|Looking a lot like Greenland!|
|Towards High Ivory|
|Yours truly with with point 10,631 in the background,|
|The entrance into Dark Ebony is in the trees before you get to the couloir|
a bit further down.
|Looking up Santiago Ridge.|
|The line, Dark Ebony aka the Sickle,|
as seen from Santiago Ridge.
|Left to right: James, Scott, Mike, Eric and Jack|
|Toiling up to the Pass: James and Eric plus unknown.|
|At Cardiff Pass looking west and uop the ridge line.|
|Cardiac Ridge to the left and the Ivory Flakes to the right.|
|Scott and James in full transition.|
|Scott contemplating the work ahead.|
|Looking down Cardiff Fork's undisturbed snow.|
|Mike in action.|
|Cardiff Pass as seen from the "backside" i.e. from within Cardiff Fork.|
|Max, Nico and Mike transitioning at the saddle between |
Millicent and Wolverine.
|Mike, Nico and Max approaching the summit of Wolverine at 10,795'.|
|Nico and Max skinning out of Hidden Bowl.|
|Max almost on top and Nico center right avoiding the rocks|
on top of Stupide Chute. (photo credit: Mike)
|"Lunch Camp" on Twin Lakes.|
|Into the wild...|
|On the way up to Twin Lakes Pass...|
|...still on the way up to Twin Lakes Pass...|
|Max and Nico in "Michigan City" with Mt Superior in the|
background and Alta at the bottom of it.
|Winter art by Mike.|
|Going up Woodside Gulch with Skadi on the way to lapping me again.|
|To the right Johns 99 trail coming from PCMR...|
|...crossing one of many service roads..|
|...and back to Johns 99, now going towards Deer Valley.|
|Jupiter in the distance with McConkey's bowl, |
then Lady Morgan to the left.
|Close up of Jupiter that yet has to open to the public.|
|Skadi with her favorite hotel, the Montage at Deer Valley, in the background|
(she gets exceptional service over there whenever she runs away from me).
|Bob, Craig and Libby on the uptrack in Michigan City|
|View down Little Cottonwood with the most prominent peaks being from |
left to right: Mt Baldy, Pfeifferhorn (the pyramid in the distance) and to the
right of the road Mt Superior. Picture taken from Michigan City.
|Close up of Mt Baldy. Notice to the left of the peak, just before the shoulder|
drops, Great Baldy chute.
|Devil's Castel, Sugarloaf and Greely's in Alta.|
|The Pfeifferorn with Snowbird slopes in the foreground.|
|Trees in East Bowl.|
|West Bowl seen from East Bowl.|
|Summit Lift top under Fantasy Ridge. At level with Summit Lift and behind|
Fantasy Ridge starts a straight track (Highway to Heaven) taking you to Twin
|View of some of the Honycomb Cliffs.|
|Gibby boarding in East Bowl...|
|...and Bob skiing it.|
|Beyond the Meadows is Mt Raymond to the left and to the right |
|James making it to the ridge line a 100 feet or so from point 10,240.|
|Mike making it to the same point.|
|Mike and James on the ridgeline between Little Cottonwood and Days Fork|
just above Jaws in Days Fork (Big Cottonwood).
|View back down towards Albion Basin in Alta. All tha snow for 1600 feet|
down was knee deep plus of blower...
|View of the entrance to Jaws. In the center between the trees you can see the|
tracks of the guy that got caught in an avalanche here on Xmas Eve...
|He took a ride all the way down and got lucky to get away with a double|
fracture of his tibia and fibula.
|View of Main Days - a great Wasatch line.|
|The bowl held a bit over a foot of really |
fun and fast powder.