Snow Pit at Purple


Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Sunny. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Steep slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was good.


CTH 23, Sudden Collapse 135cm. 20 cm new snow on 4F consolidated snow. 2 crusts identified at 70cm and 134cm. Hard slabs noted at 15 cm depth on exposed NE ridges, with increasing frequency as we approached alpine

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN