Tent Ridge North BTL

robert.fisher.pgeol

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

Snowpack

Profile dug on way up to accessing Tent Ridge from the North side. NE Asp, 2170m, BTL, 22 deg: CTH24 - 35 cm down on FC (x2), uneven break. ECT25NP@35cm down. Reaching TL @2250m, hand test showed a moderate-hard planar shear down about 30cm with the top 30cm stiffening up into more of a slab.