side of the Alps.
in late November. The ice climbing was good in this valley until the snow came
one week ago. Climbers were coming from all over, as conditions were not ideal
elsewhere. 50cm fell on bare ground last week. It was brown on the southern
slopes right to the top of Attelas!
skiing was quite nice over moderate terrain. (Photo)With
the mild temperatures this past week, that snow has packed down to form a good
base. It has snowed lightly all night here. The south is again getting the big
dump! The forecast calls for more snow here Monday.