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Churchill slide

Jasper National Park

jocenade , Sunday 14th April, 2019 9:05PM

Morning run down skiers left avi path. River still easily passable on ice shelves. Scuff of snow Friday night. Good travel on old trail to open trees then supportive crust. A bit of wind loading and punchy snow on immediate lee of wind lip dropping into path from the ridge. Powder for first 200m vertical then hard old and cooked debris base to bottom.

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cloudy. We rode: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Location

52.50288803 -117.59806797

Churchill slide

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN