Jasper National Park
Brooklyn Rushton , Monday 28th December, 2020 5:10PM
Weather Conditions: - Mix of sun and cloud, but mostly clear skies in the afternoon - Low SW wind with moderate SW gusts Avalanche Observations: - No evidence of recent avalanche activity on all aspects in the surrounding area Snowpack: Dug a pit on E aspect, 26 degree angle (HS - 80): Layers: - Wind crust 75cm above ground - Temperature crust 50cm above ground - Deep persistent layer 30cm above ground Reactivity: - CT test revealed deep persistent layer reactive on 22 taps
Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Sunny. We rode: Mellow slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was amazing.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN