Highwood Ridge

todd_allison

Riding was good with 10+cm fresh on supportive "crusts"

Weather conditions were: Windy, Cloudy. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Snowpack

CT 9,11 sudden collapse below crust level. Deep layer of facets and melt/freeze below the crusts. We skied gentle slopes and the crust was supportive - my group stayed off the steeper slopes but others had skied them without activity.

Weather

Ridgetop winds strong with gusts.

Location

50.54908000 -114.96885000

Highwood Ridge

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN