Secrets of "The Greatest Snow on Earth"

By Yeti \ November 13 2009

snow-alta (snow-alta)We've been saying it for a long time, that Utah has the Greatest Snow on Earth.  Generally the only people that doubt us are the ones who haven't experienced it.  But, what really goes into this claim.  Is it having the most snow?  Is it having the lightest snow?  Is it having the best terrain?  Well, in reality it's a combination of all three and then some. In this paper by W. James Steenburgh and Trevor I. Alcott, you can go as in depth as you want into the veracity of our claim.  After this read, I'm sure you'll agree that we really do have the Greatest Snow on Earth.

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