Mt. Waterman, 8038 ft, W6/CT-012, 18 January 2013

Well, another hike up Waterman. I chose Friday because the weather was predicted warm, and it was, I think it got to 45F or 50F up top. Not good for keeping the snow base for the ski area, which hasn’t been able to open yet (“Snow from the heavens not from the hoses”). Though there…

Kratka in the snow, (7515 ft. W6/CT014) 4 January 2013

Had a nice breakfast at Newcomb’s Ranch, then continued up to Kratka Ridge.  Parked at the Vista area just east of the Snow Crest ski area. Put on my snow shoes and had a nice trek up to the summit, passing the old ski lift near the top. Took just over an hour, much slower…