Mount Seymour First and Second Peak Area


Ski tour to Mt Seymour first and second peak area early this morning. Height of snow is 80cm in sheltered areas and 35cm at higher elevations in exposed areas with wind effect. No avalanches observed. Rocks and other hazards lurking just below the surface. Skiing was ok in open areas but trees are rugged and not recommended! Early season caution required, lots of months ahead in the season.

Snow conditions were: Deep powder, Wind affected. We rode: Mellow slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN