Nordic-Skiing: Midi Deux at the Col de Porte

2016-03-23 by davidof

Snow and Avalanche

Time Location Altitude Aspect Fresh/Total Type Skiability Stability
12:30:00 1300 West 0/80 Hardpack 4

Avalanche Observations

Snowline Up/Down: 1290 meters (4232 feet)
Avalanche Risk: 1


Route Taken: as topo
Road Access Clear

Vertical Climbed: 265 meters (869 feet)
Distance: 10.8 km
Weather Cloudy, some sun, very windy


A couple of loops of the Col de Porte ski area. Temperature was 5C at the col (1300m.) and there was quite a strong breeze from the north which had left some branches and leaves on the pistes. The snow was still quite hard except on the south loop in direct sunlight. Good skiing in general.



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