Kootenay Boundary

ale.peters44 , Friday 12th February, 2021 6:25PM

Windy up on the ridge tops today. Wind was from the east and the photo is facing south. Skiing E down to the basin was very spatially variable with wind slab in some places and wind scour in others. Down in the basin between darkside and unnecessary the wind died down and the snow quality increased.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Windy, Sunny. We avoided: Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN