Wolverine ridge

Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park

Andrew Venning , Thursday 18th November, 2021 8:00AM

Snow conditions were: Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cold. We rode: Dense trees, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes, Steep slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Avalanche

Remote triggered a size 2 from top of ridge. Heard sound initially but didn’t see debris until a few minutes later on descent. Triggered at ridge top in shallow rocky area.