Still winter

North Rockies

northrockiesfieldteam , Sunday 21st March, 2021 5:30PM

Decent fresh snow marked a return to winter conditions. With the fresh and the wind, slabs could be created on lee slopes and in sheltered pockets. This new snow is falling on old crusts up to 1700 m.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Stormy, Windy. We rode: Mellow slopes, Open trees, Steep slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.