Mount Kelly

South Coast Inland

Maria Alexa , Thursday 7th January, 2021 3:50PM

Beware: there is no shortage of ice in the dense trees, as well as around the trees in more open areas, below 1600m! Sun crust on top of heavy snow on open SSW slopes- we observed lots of sluffing and rollers on steeper SSW aspects.

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Heavy, Deep powder. Weather conditions were: Warm, Sunny. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Sunny slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was ok.

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

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN