Paddy Peak: Cold Smoke


info.live4therush , Thursday 25th March, 2021 12:30PM

Sledded into the backside of Paddy Peak. Trail in has some off camber sections (makes it harder if you’re doubling). Day started out with low clouds, which broke off around 11am and became a clear blue bird calm sunny afternoon. 15-20cm of fresh snow. No recent natural avy’s were observed in the area on any aspect. Some older debris was observed on north aspects. HS 80cm (~1700m at the col taken @ 2:15pm on North aspect). -11.5 with light winds from the SW.

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