Post subject: Re: How often do you do snow assessment? (minimally a CT)
Posted: Sun Jan 17, 2010 7:20 pm
Joined: Thu Nov 20, 2008 9:10 pm Posts: 1381 Location: UT
jive stick wrote:
If it's taking 20-30 minutes to dig and do compression testing, practice is needed digging a pit. Should take 5-10 minutes. Dig boy, dig!
In about 8-10 minutes, I'm either climbing back up the rope to return another day or pulling the rope and riding the slope!
Well put guys.... Hell in 20-30 minutes digging I ought to be able to make one helluva a snow fort Besides, if most burial survivors are recovered in the first fifteen minutes, I wouldn't want to tour with me