Dome Col

Glacier National Park

jamesmclean686 , Saturday 4th May, 2019 7:30PM

Day up to Dome Col. Up track through the valley holding up. No refeeze, isothermal snow until upper alpine. Heavy but fun riding until back on moraine. Some wet slides on convexities when ski cut, slow moving same in tree line. Most natural avalanches observed looked older and from over head cornices dropping.

Snow conditions were: Heavy. Weather conditions were: Warm, Foggy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.

Location

51.22262723 -117.49956355

Dome Col

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN

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Tue Apr. 30th
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