My field season was delayed two weeks this year because of a late spring and more snow than usual (i.e. to the roofs of all the buildings). I'll be going up on June 27th for 3 weeks.
The short pickets that you see in the foreground are actually 8 feet tall. Those thick ones in the backround are the chimneys to the propane toilets.
This is method of transportation is much cheaper than slinging barrels by helicopter. Thats all helicopter fuel ironically.
Thankfully our friends at the mine went over and helped the boys out.