Kootenay Pass

Kootenay Boundary

rthomfor , Sunday 16th February, 2020 4:15PM

Lots of cross loading on eastern aspects today made for some tricky skiing near ridgelines. We saw no evidence of any recent avalanche activity, skiing was great in the trees.

Snow conditions were: Wet, Deep powder, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cold, Stormy, Windy, Foggy, Cloudy. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Steep slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN