Hero Knob plus

campbelladam79

Conditions around Hero Knob - great snow in sheltered and north aspects. Really cold morning, below -20 at 8am followed by rapid warming on solar aspects - moderate winds & really sunny. Conditions change fast. We heard one big cornice failure, but could not see where it was. Not a lot of obvious natural activity

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Hard, Powder, Wet, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cold, Sunny, Warm. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees, Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.

Weather

Really sunny and warm day! Spring is here - still very cold in the shade