Marriott Basin

South Coast Inland

lauren.beans , Tuesday 29th March, 2022 10:00AM

The snow surface was wet up to 2100m Sunday -Monday. Snow surface got firmer overnight but never completely froze. A sunny period on Sunday afternoon revealed large cornices on NE aspects and widespread wet loose activity on all aspects up to ridgeline surrounding the Marriott Basin. We had enjoyable spring skiing in low angle sparse trees during the low-visibility portions Sat-Mon. Caution was needed during the sunny period as significant wet loose activity was occurring on lower angle terrain throughout SE-SW aspects

Snow conditions were: Heavy, Wet. Weather conditions were: Cloudy, Foggy, Sunny, Warm, Wet. We rode: Dense trees, Mellow slopes, Open trees. We avoided: Alpine slopes, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes. Riding quality was good.

Avalache Conditions: Rapid temperature rise to near zero degrees or wet surface snow.

Weather

Intermittent wet flurries throughout the weekend with predominantly low visibility, variable rain/snow below 1800m. Snow surface varied from heavy pow to wet/saturated