Looking like Winter again!

28th March 2016

We had some heavy rain down in the valley last night. It left a covering of snow above 700 metres.

Stuic Buttress.

Stuic Buttress.

Generally, new snow wasn’t that deep. Buttresses are all white again. No new avalanches around either. Older snow is becoming very icy in some locations.

Lochnagar.

Lochnagar.

The large cornice above Central Gully has gone, probably on Saturday when we had rain at summit level.

Southern Sector.

Southern Sector.

Of course….just as you get to the top, it clouds up!

The summit.

The summit.

It was a bright day with some cloud around the summits, looked worse back towards the main Cairngorms.

Cloud on Beinn a Bhuird.

Cloud on Beinn a Bhuird.

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