Glossary Snow Conditions / Term
Snow that seems as firm, solid and unforgiving as a city sidewalk because of weather conditions or because there hasn’t been recent snowfall. Turning and edging is more difficult, skis have a tendency to slide and taking a spill on hardpack can be painful. Many beginner and intermediate skiers and boarders mistakenly call hardpack ice.
Permanent link Hardpack - Modification date 2019-12-08 - Creation date 2019-11-19