Pope's Pass

Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park

jakedownie92 , Sunday 7th March, 2021 8:05PM

Sun crusts were more significant on North aspects than we expected.

Snow conditions were: Hard, Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Stormy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees, Steep slopes. We avoided: Convex slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Snowpack

STE down 30 brk, STM down 60 RP, STM down 100 RP 1st CT: CTH 25 down 30 RP, CTH 30 down 65 RP 2nd CT: CTH 22 down 65 RP

Weather

Strong gusts near pass reaching 30-40km/hr, light lower down in the valley.