Little syfton traverse

Glacier National Park

Raphaƫl Picard , Saturday 13th February, 2021 10:00PM

Snow conditions were: Hard, Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Windy, Sunny. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Sunny slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday.


Massive crown propagated across the cul at the top of the little sifton traverse before dropping in. Seemed to be 24-48hrs old. A size 1.5 slab avalanche launched under my feet on the skiers left side of the cul.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN