3rd March 2017

It was a cold, clear sunny day with lots of people out enjoying the mountains.

Carn Mor Dearg and Ben Nevis from the North.

Carn Mor Dearg and Ben Nevis from Aonach Mor.

Fresh avalanche debris in Coire an Lochan.

Deep snow in Summit Gully. My 3 metre probe didn’t reach the ground.

Dropping the cornice into Spikes. There are a lot of large fragile cornices on North to East aspects.

The next 3 pictures show conditions in Coire an Lochan. Cornices above many routes.

Coire an Lochan, Easy Gully Southwards.

Coire an Lochan, Twins area.

Coire an Lochan, Northern part.

Ski tracks from Chancer, Coire Dubh.

Lighter winds today but still strong enough at times to redistribute some snow.

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