Dewdney trail, Manning park

South Coast Inland

jerome_g989 , Tuesday 2nd March, 2021 9:40PM

Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet. Weather conditions were: Warm. We rode: Dense trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes, Open trees, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.

Snowpack

Snow was melting. Trees were dripping water.

Weather

Warm day, melting. Quite a bit of rain at this elevation lately.

Avalanche

Came upon it while skiing on the Dewdney trail. It started at treeline, ran down the meadow, over the trail and well into the trees. Some big ones were broken and carried away.