Burstall pass


Skiing at Burstall is in. Approach had average 20-30cm of snow, enough to cover most obstacles. Probed 60-90cm of relatively homogeneous snow at the pass, with the average around 75cm in areas not windswept. Some areas had a crust right near the base. A thin layer of windslab (<10cm) could be triggered on select convexities. Sharks were not out for lunch.

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