Depencier Bluff

craiger.mcw

Above DePencier Bluff route. North aspect. Human triggered. About size 2. Approx 35 cm crown. Small avi path resulting in minimal damage/impact. Closely matches avi report/forecast calling for heavy precipitation and high winds from the south resulting potential in storm slabs on northern aspects.

Snow conditions were: Deep powder, Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Sunny, Warm. We rode: Convex slopes, Dense trees, Open trees, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was amazing.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours. Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.