Round mountain

Sea to Sky

johannes.esterle , Tuesday 5th January, 2021 5:10PM

Strong wind from the south west, shifting north east and creating reverse loading. Wind slabs/wind lip rapidly forming at TL. Tree bombs fest and free face lift while skiing the trees.

Snow conditions were: Deep powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Stormy, Windy. We rode: Dense trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was amazing.

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


Lots of snow transport. Strong wind shifting constantly between SW and N, free face lift.


Size 0,5 wind slab release easily on steep convex roll with ski cut.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN