5 mile creek

JBomber

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

Snowpack

Thin windslab popped out very easily on a pronounced layer of facets (~15cm) overlying a 10cm rain crust from 1/25. CT1(SP) & ECTP3 down 12cm CT26 (RP) down 41cm

Weather

Very light afternoon snow

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN