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Avalanche Forecast

Fri Mar. 15th ยท 8:14AM

Alpine

Danger Ratings Considerable

Treeline

Danger Ratings Considerable

Below Treeline

Danger Ratings Moderate

Problems

Loose Dry Loose Dry
Storm Slabs Storm Slabs

Alpine

Danger Ratings Moderate

Treeline

Danger Ratings Moderate

Below Treeline

Danger Ratings Moderate

Alpine

Danger Ratings Moderate

Treeline

Danger Ratings Moderate

Below Treeline

Danger Ratings Moderate
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Brad Ross Observation Christiana Ridge Had a great day up Christiana Ridge on Saturday. With forecasted warming, and lots of solar input, we decided on this location to stick to treed relatively mellow slopes as close to North aspect as possible. The first group in before us e... 23 hours ago 1 ganipilo Observation Ursus creek Witnessed numerous wet snow class 1-2 avalanches on steep south and souteast aspects slopes overhanging Ursus creek. Also, big cornices are overhanging most of the north aspect of the ridgeline linking Catamount, Bagheera and McGill. Observ... 1 day ago 2 snow.safety Observation Mt. Green Avalanche Involvement Parks Canada Visitor Safety responded to an InReach SOS activation on the col between Mt. Green and Parsons Peak. A group of four triggered a size 2.0 avalanche on an unsupported terrain feature while boot-packing up the col between Mt. Gr... 1 day ago 2 Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is considerable, the treeline rating is considerable, and the below treeline rating is moderate. 3 days ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is moderate, the treeline rating is moderate, and the below treeline rating is moderate. 4 days ago Moritz Altenbach Observation Ursus Minor Ridge Went up Ursus Minor Ridge. Snowpack at 2400 m around 280-300cm on the ridge. Skis penetrated snow between 15-25 cm on the way up. Strong solar heated up surface snow and made it sticky. We saw quite a lot of dry loose up to size two on all... 5 days ago 4 Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is considerable, the treeline rating is moderate, and the below treeline rating is moderate. 5 days ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is considerable, the treeline rating is considerable, and the below treeline rating is moderate. 6 days ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is moderate, the treeline rating is moderate, and the below treeline rating is low. 1 week ago mark.wizinsky Observation Ursus Trees Skied Ursus Trees and Dispatcher Bowl today. The depth of new snow varied considerably with elevation; 10cm at 1500m, vs 25-35cm at 2200m. A thick crust was lurking below the powder on slopes between SW and SE aspects. The powder was very l... 1 week ago Tomoaki Fujimura Observation Bonney Glaicer 1 week ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is low, the treeline rating is low, and the below treeline rating is low. 1 week ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is low, the treeline rating is low, and the below treeline rating is low. 3 weeks ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is low, the treeline rating is low, and the below treeline rating is low. 3 weeks ago Parks Canada Forecast Avalanche Forecast The alpine rating is considerable, the treeline rating is considerable, and the below treeline rating is considerable. 1 month ago