Sentinel Ridge

Sea to Sky

kevins , Monday 24th February, 2020 8:55AM

Size 1 on lee terrain in storm snow on Sentinel Ridge cornice. Ski cut size 1 north east terrain at 1600 meters. Variable snow pack. Slab 40 cm deep and ran on sun crust facet combo. Good skiing in low angle trees.

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Deep powder, Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Stormy, Windy. We rode: Mellow slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours. Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Location

49.93737000 -124.17416000

Sentinel Ridge

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN