Lilly - Dome

Glacier National Park

kenton.lambert , Friday 12th February, 2021 6:25PM

Cold beautiful day on the Lilly/Dome Traverse. Triggered a sz 1 windslab on our way up to the Dome Col from the Lilly side (@2750m). 10-50cm thick windslab running on facets - just as the the bulletin is forecasting. Watch out for these hollow windslabs.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Sunny. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN