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aaron479

mt hood April 20th

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We (teem of three) are planning on a mount hood climb April 20th. Right now the weather looks less than desirable, and I am just wondering what the current conditions are. I am new to the Cascades (live in Colorado). If anyone has a website that would be of use...please advise

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Indeed... weather is not looking friendly for climbing next weekend. But conditions can change quite a bit from forecast in a week, 'roun hur.

 

I would plan to not climb, and I would plan to not climb if conditions are questionable- that's how we get people dying up there every year.

 

www.nwac.us for avy conditions

and I'm partial to www.mountain-forecast.com for weather.

 

Otherwise, if weather is suppose to be good, you can find the mountain in any sort of condition- bottomless powder to solid crust, or anything in between... just depends on what's been going on the previous week.

 

Good luck... be safe!

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10-4

been round long enough to know when to call it quits, so I agree...may be chillin' in Oregon is the plan. How far is Smith Rocks? Probably questionable weather there too...

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