Couloir en S

Chic-Chocs, Avalanche Quebec

matteoarnaldi , Friday 19th March, 2021 3:50PM

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Cold, Stormy, Windy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Dense trees, Open trees, Steep slopes. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.


Low visibility (40 meters max)


Skier planted an ice axe into the summit ice crust and jumped 5 times on the convexity to trigger the avalanche.