Hector south Ridge
Banff Yoho & Kootenay National Park
true.masur , Monday 1st March, 2021 8:26PM
Rode around hector south ridge. Completed compression test at 2250M on west aspect slope 32 degrees 178 cm snow depth Uneven resistant to movement fracture at strike 13 Sugary snow to area. Previous evidence of slide on east aspect hector ridge 1.5-2 week plus old Cornice a lot east aspect of hector ridge Cut one cornice with no further activity noted to snowpack
Snow conditions were: Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Warm. We rode: Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes. Riding quality was good.