Paintbrush Canyon 2017

June 10, 2017 A spring snow storm last night deposited up to a foot of snow above 10,000 ft. New avalanche hazards exist.  All snow essentially from junction w/ String lake trail.  Firm snow.  No dry campsites.  Lower camping zone signs visible, water available through lower zone; bootpack and ski tracks follow trail well.
June 4, 2017
All snow essentially from junction w/ String lake trail, bootpack follows trail well.  Shaded snow frozen solid, sun-exposed snow firm enough to walk on (had frozen previous night).  No dry campsites, running water available throughout Lower camping zone, signs for camping zone visible.
May 19, 2017
Patchy snow to mouth of canyon, then 100% snow.  Holly Lake is 100% ice-covered.