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CairnGorm Mountain // Monday 27th April 2015
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Ptarmigan Traverse, packed powder

Top bowls are back to top condition

The ciste fairway has been re opened. The was a fast ski down giving air on the tree rollers. A bit thin at the bottom.

By early afternoon the wind was picking up. The entrance to the ciste T-bar has improved.

Cas area has filled in well.

Traverse, compact powder, fast skiing

upper cas, no brown patches anymore

Gun barrel back to good condition

Wind picked up mid afternoon

Lower gun barrel skiable again

If you can walk, you can ski!

Quite depressing when some one below the hight of my knees whizzes past

Upper gun barrel, good compacted powder.

Three cairngorm characters. Look at the fresh snow piled up at the side of the tow track.

Farmed snow at the ptarmigan unload area. I think we will have enough to last till next week end.

ptarmigan un load area, lots of fresh snow

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:: Snow Cover
Limited Terrain Complete/Open.
:: Surface Conditions (out of 5)
:: Weather Conditions
Lovely morning after yesterdays heavy snow fall, blue sky, sunshine and light winds. By 11: 30 the wind picked up and was bitterly cold. By 14: 00 it was a full force blow, snowing and not so nice.
:: Snow Conditions & Info
Fresh powdery snow everywhere. The number of runs has not increased but what was turning very brown and slushy is now back to excellent condition. Top bowls including the fairway, traverse, 105, cas and gun barrel in good condition. The gun barrel in particular has improved to a good ski.
:: Riders
This report was posted by WindyMiller at 17.51hrs on Mon 27th Apr 15

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