Columnar

Sea to Sky

joe.m.humphries , Monday 3rd May, 2021 9:55AM

Day trip to the summit of Columnar and skied the south face. Thankfully some clouds hung around and kept the slopes out of direct sunlight. Snow was soft by 9AM and isothermal by noon. Lots of signs of natural wet-loose slides on Columnar and the Gargoyles.

Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Sunny, Warm. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Open trees, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.