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Kootenay Boundary

blake.mcintyre.99 , Monday 17th February, 2020 10:00AM

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Windy, Foggy. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees. Riding quality was amazing.

Snowpack

CTH21 SP down 55 on a visible crust/facet layer (?). ECTX. Not sure exactly what that failure layer is, but no instability observed in dense trees. I suspect at higher elevations the high winds could be loading this layer more and cause problems.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN