Missle Ridge and Lost Creek drainage

Kootenay Boundary

rthomfor , Tuesday 9th February, 2021 5:50PM

Skied the North side of Kootenay Pass today, toured up Cornice Ridge and went over towards Lost Creek, lots of signs of recent avalanche activity on North and eastern aspects. Some of the starts zones are quite small convex rolls, but if caught consequences are high

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

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN