Catherdral glades 1900m

Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park

patrickroy194 , Wednesday 6th January, 2021 7:30PM

First report ever so take it with a grain of salt... Cathedral glades today on a N NE aspects Up to 1950m. About a half foot of new snow and minimal wind. Temperature was around -2c. No signs of instability. We got fresh tracks on all our runs . snow pit ECT was between 30° and 35° on a small test slope. No results. ECTX even on on sheering the block with my shovel only a portion of the block came of in a non propagating way.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Warm, Cloudy. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Steep slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was good.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN