The last Unofficial Networks State of the Backcountry report for 2015: As the last fat flakes of 2015 fall across the Sierra, the state of the Tahoe backcountry is fantastic. November offered a solid start. Close to five feet fell across high elevations setting the stage for a December to remember. Truth be told, even though we’re only slightly above average in the Northern Sierra in terms of cumulative snowfall, it’s a reminder of how great an average start to winter in our backyard can be.
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