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McCrae peak snow coverage

South Columbia

ymontian , Wednesday 6th November, 2019 11:30AM

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Powder. Weather conditions were: Warm, Foggy, Cloudy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Dense trees. We avoided: Steep slopes, Sunny slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Snowpack

Measured snow depth 55cm at tree line (~2080m) with a thin crust layer 5-10cm below the surface. Other members of the group who went higher up reported up to 80cm snow depth in the wind loaded areas with the same crust buried deeper.

Location

50.81828098 -117.93996104

McCrae peak snow coverage

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN