Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Where's all the Snow Gone ?

A glimpse into snow laden Coire an t Sneachda from the Plateau
The platea is wind scoured and completely bare - and consists mainly of snow-ice - some accumulations of softer snow are in areas protected from the wind. Some rock hard, huge sastrugi, provides nimble negotiation techniques on ski and a trip hazard in poor viz !!