Paget Peak

Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park

will_bailey , Tuesday 17th March, 2020 4:55PM

Climbed and skied the south ridge of Paget Peak. Had intended to ski one of the Sherbrooke slide paths but ended up just skiing our ascent route in the sun. Snow ranged from cardboard, corn, deep slush, and crust. Major variability. Great views and good climbing conditions. No signs of instability otherwise noted.

Snow conditions were: Wet. Weather conditions were: Warm, Sunny. We rode: Alpine slopes, Sunny slopes. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.

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

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN