Sun crust sitting on a 10cm, on top of the crust there was a 5-10cm of fresh snow from the night before. Consistently failed 3 moderate (elbow) burpe test Skier triggered size one in 45% slope / 5m wide by 5m long, isolated pocket. We stay away from steep open slopes.
Snow conditions were: Crusty, Powder. Weather conditions were: Windy, Warm, Sunny. We rode: Steep slopes. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was good.
Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN