2000 ridge

Lizard Range and Flathead

gannonwillson , Sunday 21st March, 2021 9:05PM

No signs of instability. PWL’s from late Jan and mid Feb are we’re not reactive, and are starting to round. Snowpack was very warm and wet (temp gradient ranging from -0.4 to -0.6 in the top 150cm). Good skiing conditions, new storm snow was very supportive.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Wet. We rode: Mellow slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was good.

Snowpack

Progressive compression occurred in melt freeze layer.