Kootenay Pass

Kootenay Boundary

packhamavalancheconsulting , Tuesday 12th January, 2021 6:15AM

Two compression tests with no results and one extended column test with no results. Persistent weak layer was down about 90 cementers. Overall looks to be a fairly uniform pack. Pit was dug at 1850 meters south aspect. Depth of snow was around 175cms.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Stormy, Warm, Foggy, Cloudy. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN