Jones Pass, CO Backcountry Report: Summer is Knocking

Curtis Weller | | Conditions ReportConditions Report
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I had to take advantage of the nice weather and excellent coverage one more time this holiday weekend.

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In the proceeding three days conditions in the high country have gone from post winter storm, to early spring, to late spring early summer. 

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Jones Pass saw a good freeze last night night but it didn’t stick around long today. Last night even saw a slight dusting of new snow at tree line and above.

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There was no ice present in the snow which was generally mashed potatoes and elephant snot.

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Another round of snow is on the way for the high country. Temperatures are projected to warm up significantly at the end of the week.

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Get some turns in before it’s gone!

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