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Old 12-04-2013, 09:58 PM   #1
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Question Trap Dike Conditions

Does anyone have a handle on current ice conditions at Trap Dike? We're looking to ice climb as soon as this weekend, definitely before Christmas.

My understanding is it's likely in, but thin. JackRabbitTrail stated today that the ice on Avalanche Lake is now safe to pass, so I take that as a good sign.


Any info is greatly appreciated
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Old 12-04-2013, 10:22 PM   #2
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I don't know, but i am jealous. That is def on my bucket list. Be sure to post back with photos if you are successful in your quest
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Old 12-04-2013, 10:28 PM   #3
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It might be in thicker than you think. Many climbs in the Chapel Pond area were thick enough to take screws this past weekend.

Keep an eye on this thread on NE Ice for more updates.
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Old 12-11-2013, 11:50 AM   #4
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just saw some photos of the trap dike. the ice looks awesome!!
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