Seaton Skivengers

Northwest Inland

pdski , Thursday 4th February, 2021 10:05PM

Couple Laps N aspect Seaton South Ridge at treeline. Small, very touchy windslab at ridgetop.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cloudy. We rode: Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday.


Bed surface - few cm soft snow (possibly surface hoar but not well-developed) over thin, somewhat icy (sun/wind combo?) crust. A portion ran 'dry and fast' on crust to 45-ish meters.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN