Cartmell ridge

Sea to Sky

justinestoeckly , Thursday 23rd December, 2021 10:10PM

Snow conditions were: Deep powder, Heavy, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Windy. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.

Snowpack

Compression Test: CT12 down 20 (uneven break) CT14 down 30 (sudden pop) Rutschblock: Fractured 55 down with 1 jump (most of block) Slid 55 down with second jump Crust @ 180 cm Facets @ 205 and 215 cm Snow was very soft (F-4F) above 180 cm, more consolidated (1F) below 180.