Condition Report
Mt Aicken (1858m) - Blimit (1921m) Traverse

Issued: 23/05/2021
It was pretty good although the snowy sections between Mt Aicken and Blimit, including the last part ascending Blimit was quite tricky at times due to the snow conditions: there was a thin hard crust but then under that was 5-10cm of pure powder. This made ice axes basically useless but also had me on guard watching out for spots where the snow could just slide away and take me with it. (Report provided by Dave Hegan with thanks)
Image Taken: 23/05/2021 by © Dave Hegan
Viewed from Aicken end of traverse
Arthur's Pass National Park
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