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FAQ When is Snow Season at Xueshan?

Real Snow season at Xueshan Snow Mountain

Hiking Xueshan in winter 2019

This year, snow came very late in February but it is still snowing end of March:

26 March 2019
Snow Situation
At 9.7K Xueshan circus 20cm
Between 9.7-10.3K hard snow about 10-20cm
Last section 10.3K-10.8K hard snow about 40-50cm
Xueshan Main Peak 20cm of soft snow

New snow fall over 10.5K covered the trail
This morning 2 teams evaluated the risks
They stopped and turned back at 10.5K (400m before the summit!) because of Hard snow on the steep slope

Photos are courtesy of Volunteer 吳峻德

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FAQ When is Snow Season at Xueshan Snow Mountain ?

Hiking Snow Mountain during Snow season is totally different !

To clarify, officially, Snow Season is  from January 1st to March 31st, the first 3 months of each year but the Xueba National Park will effectively CLOSE the park when REAL SNOW is forecast few days before !

Hiking-Taiwan-Club :Hiking Baiyue 百岳 and River Tracing is our hobby ! We are VOLUNTEERS to help you go and climb Xueshan but we are also BUSY with our jobs & families & often on the mountain trails :-)) You can also join us in our activities. Share FB page and start a CHAT https://www.facebook.com/HikingTaiwanClub/

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