Big Tree Ridge

R Newcombe

20cm @450m, 1m @800, 3m+ @ 1100 (probe didn’t touch bottom) Light snow fell all morning. About 20cm fresh on top of a firm crust. Saw one natural size 1 avalanche on a West facing cutblock@1050m. From 600m - 1000m there were shooting cracks / whumpfs occurring on the crust under the fresh snow.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Cloudy. We rode: Open trees. Riding quality was good.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN