Mountain Addicts AST 1
Glacier National Park
makepeace05 , Sunday 17th November, 2019 4:30PM
We traveled BTL, up the Connaught drainage a few hundred meters. 90cm of HS at 1480m. We heard an avalanche and spoke to others who also heard, and observed, avalanches in the alpine. There were several other parties in the area. The ski out is in pretty good condition for this time of the year.
Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet. Weather conditions were: Wet, Stormy, Warm, Cloudy. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.
Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow. 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN