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Glencoe - Sun 26th Nov 2006
Posted by: Inchree Dave at 17.07hrs on Wed 29th Nov 06
:: Tour Route(s) or Location Skied/Ridden
Stob Coire nan Lochan, up corrie rim & down Broad Gully
:: Weather Conditions
Dry all day and little wind. Freezing level above summits.
:: Snow Conditions and Distrubtion
Stacks of snow in north-east facing corries, down to about 850 metres. Deep, gruddy snow in the gully.
:: Skiers/Riders
Dave Heron & John Bowen

Glencoe - Sun 30th Apr 2006
Posted by: Doug_Bryce at 22.26hrs on Sun 30th Apr 06

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:: Tour Route(s) or Location Skied/Ridden
A hike over the back of White Corries to explore the bowls on Sron Na Creise.

Was hoping to ski back out via etive glades, but the traverse / climb had melted. So we ended up with a brutal hike out.
:: Weather Conditions
Hot, Hot, HOT.
Coblat Blue skys
:: Snow Conditions and Distrubtion
Spring Snow
:: Skiers/Riders
Doug Bryce & "Avalanche" Ally
:: E-Mail Contact
Douglas at wolfsonmicro dot com

Glencoe - Sun 23rd Apr 2006
Posted by: gary at 22.17hrs on Sun 23rd Apr 06

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:: Tour Route(s) or Location Skied/Ridden
Down a gulley between the summit T Bar and the memorial cairn on the way to the top of the Spring Run (Memorial Gulley?) South facing gulley with a left to right entrance then straight down, 30 minute walk back to east ridge and then back to pistes. Slied twice
:: Weather Conditions
excellent visibility, very warm on this slope.
:: Snow Conditions and Distrubtion
Snow heavey for top 6cm then harder base. On second run (2.30pm) sloughs and sunballing.
:: Skiers/Riders
Starv posse (Gary and Mr Phair)
:: E-Mail Contact
offpistescotland at tiscali dot co dot uk

Report Edited Once. Last edited by gary: 2006-04-23 22:30:16

Glencoe - Sun 26th Feb 2006
Posted by: LakesDave at 11.24hrs on Mon 27th Feb 06

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:: Tour Route(s) or Location Skied/Ridden
Meall a' Buiridh and over to Creise
:: Weather Conditions
Mostly sunny. Cloud above summits. Not too windy.
:: Snow Conditions and Distrubtion
Hard packed on way up Meall a'buiridh. On Creise windblown soft with an icy crust... nice! Not enough snow to ski down connecting ridge between Meall a'Buiridh and Creise, crampons and skis on rucksac. Good weather with fantastci views.
:: Skiers/Riders
Dave
:: E-Mail Contact
da at cromeis dot com

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