Trees on west face of Mount Engadine

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We looked at the snowpack and felt the layers with our poles as we toured up. We dug out a column and saw 30 cm of facet snow below the Nov. crust. There was 40 cm of bonded snow above the crust layer.

Snow conditions were: Powder. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Sunny. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was amazing.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN