Kootenay Pass - Cornice Ridge

Kootenay Boundary

graemejmarshall , Wednesday 17th February, 2021 9:25AM

Some shooting cracks and cracking in wind affected terrain at ridge top. No whumphing observed.

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Hard, Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Windy, Cloudy. We rode: Mellow slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN