Mount Chief Pascall

South Coast Inland

Michelle Hanna , Sunday 14th February, 2021 10:50PM

Member of our group observed shooting cracks while breaking trail. Ridge was quite wind affected with cornices forming over the north east slopes and on the south side of the summit

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Sunny.

Avalache Conditions: Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Snowpack

Lots of powder. Shooting cracks observed at 1800m

Weather

Temps increased quite a bit over the day. Very comfortable temps by the end of the trip. -4 once back at trailhead

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN