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Bow Falls Wind Slab

Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park

jcjacobc , Saturday 2nd November, 2019 8:30PM

Slope fractured just above me as I was working my way up a 15 meter pocket of snow on lead. Entire slope slid 3 inches but did not continue due to rock barrier at bottom of the snow pocket.

Weather conditions were: Cloudy.

Avalache Conditions: Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Location

51.65393697 -116.49836940

Bow Falls Wind Slab

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN