Observation sub peak
Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park
Brendan Maggs , Sunday 8th March, 2020 7:05PM
Hand shear test had the new snow sliding on old surface layer One crack on steeper open slope otherwise snowpack seemed well bonded and no whumping or other cracks observed
Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Sunny. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Sunny slopes, Open trees. Riding quality was good.
Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN