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Nice ski peak from the Disentis lifts. Conditions were good, so Gi and I made it into a three-day tour of the Glarner Alps, continuing from the Oberalpstock to the Planura hut, then skiing the Schärhorn, Clariden, and Tödi - [ report ]

Ken on the south slope of Piz Ault, above the top ski-lift of Disentis, heading for a crossing the east ridge - (though actually Gi did most of the trail-breaking)
 

Gi leading on the steep slope below our crossing of the east ridge of the Piz Ault
 

coming down from the Piz Ault
 

Oberalpstock (3328m)
 

following yesterday's skiers' tracks up to the Oberalpstock
 

climbing higher, with descent tracks from yesterday's party beyond
 

Ken makes it to the summit on skis
 

looking east to Tödi (3614m), where we'll be skiing in two days -- our ascent route in blue, our descent route in green
 

Ken enjoying the fresh snow - (though it was a bit heavy)
   

Gi doing his share of farming the snow coming down from the Oberalpstock
 

We continued east on this gentle snowfield toward the Chamanna da Cavardiras hut, on down into Val Russein, then turn north, then east, and finally this day to the Planura hut
    


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