Plewman

Kootenay Boundary

Cookies , Tuesday 5th April, 2022 3:45PM

Snow conditions were: Crusty, Powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Stormy, Warm, Windy. We rode: Open trees, Steep slopes. We avoided: Sunny slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.

Incident

Had some whumpfing and reactivity on the path up. Low consequence avalanche given the strong crust below with a max of 25cms on top.

Avalanche

Triggered a size 1.5 on Plewman, able to stop above the slide. Stopped in the track.