Bow Summit Roadside

Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park

Alan Dumonceaux , Sunday 27th March, 2022 8:40PM

Skied both Jimmy Junior Bowl and Bow Summit Roadside. Both had a few centimeters of powder on top of a supportive crust. Column test was done on the south edge of slide path that is open all the way to valley floor. CTH22 Resistant Planer at 25cm and then CTH28 Sudden Drop at 90 cm. Total depth 130cm with the bottom 30cm 1.5-2mm rounded facets. Very sugary. Snow surface -1’C, snow temperature -7’C 10cm down.

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Hard. Weather conditions were: Cloudy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Open trees. Riding quality was ok.