Recent avalanche activity
Fri, Jan 15, 2021 - 9:18 AM
Tam Rim Area
Snowmobile Ski or Snowboard
Skied two N facing aspects on Tam Rim. Low angle open bowls skied best, we found 6-8 inches of low density powder on top of a firm crust. The crust was breakable below treeline with some near faceting developing. Near treeline the crust was hard to break through. We observed some small wind slabs maybe a few inches deep that propagating 10 or 20 feet on some of the steeper slopes on Tam, they look to be skier triggered. We were surprised to find mostly un-wind effected low density snow.
We also saw evidence of some large avalanches, possibly from last weeks rain event. Looked like a few cornices collapsed, with debris run outs in a few paths.