Mt Trudeau glades
jcrowley , Tuesday 29th December, 2020 6:45PM
signs of multiple natural avalanches, snowpack still touchy with slab forming in open slopes and trees. easy sudden planar fracture results in test on surface hoar layer down 30-40 cm
Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. We rode: Dense trees, Open trees. We avoided: Steep slopes, Convex slopes. Riding quality was good.
Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.
Multiple natural avalanches observed in open planar slopes between bands of trees, est. 3+ days old, blown over with wind driven snow but evidence of debris flow visible.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN