Tablelands - Punch Bowl

grosmorneoutdoor

Seemed like good spring conditions, hard crust. Did Column test, failed on 16 (6 Wrist), propagation failed, poped on 21 (1 Arm) across the column. Weak layer ~ 30 cm down, large granular snow layer. Would of skied this 5 years ago, turned around and headed home for another day.

Snow conditions were: Hard. Weather conditions were: Sunny, Warm. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was good.