Pump Peak


Quick spin up to pump peak.

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

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


Multiple small loose dry (0.5-1) triggered in the new storm snow. Depths from 5cm to 15cm depending on aspect and micro-terrain (S-SW). Storm snow was moving fast on harder crust surface. Did note one shooting crack when jumping on a wind loaded convexity (NW aspect)

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN