Churchill ski

Jasper National Park

Kevin Valdes , Wednesday 30th December, 2020 8:15PM

Skied both gullies at church today. Lots of good skiing to be had still in the south gully and middle trees, north gully is skied out and choppy. Weather was overcast, light snow and occ mild wind. Temp was around -8 at 2000m No naturals observed. SH found in sheltered pockets from 1580-1700m 0.5cm Pit dug between gullies at 2060m 28 degree slope HS150 NS4cm overlaying WSl~5cm thick CT visualized cracks at 28taps on weak layer 45cm down (early dec.SH?) Mid pack appears well consolidated. Nov crust appears to be faceting in basal layer. KV JM

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Warm, Cloudy. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN