Two Cairns Poke Around

Nate Nate

Snow conditions were: Heavy, Hard, Wind affected, Powder. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Snowpack

varible snow pack. obseserved wind scouring on windward side and windslabs at the ridge crests. lee side was deeper snow, depending how much wind got to it. Sheltered areas seem to have the nicest snow

Weather

clear to start the day then clpuds rolled in and started to get windier and light snow started in afternoon

Location

51.07251561 -115.80414017

Two Cairns Poke Around

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN