Inbounds size 1.5

Sea to Sky

jordanrobertcarter , Friday 7th January, 2022 6:40PM

Riding inbounds triggered size 1.5 avalanche and went for a bit of a ride, no other parties involved. Likely a wind slab with 15-20cm crown and significant propagation. Entered near trees at left of photo and got carried to photo location (approx 15m), avalanche ran to bottom of gully (approx 40m) Occurred in doom and gloom near bottom of elevator/escalator chutes

Snow conditions were: Wind affected. Riding quality was good.

Avalanche

Surprise release in bounds likely wind slab, luckily no skiers below. Large propagation for in bounds