Cracking wind slab below ridge on Flanders

From obs. 2/27/22: "... on our way up Flanders. Near ridge line there’s a 3-4”, dense wind slab that was quite touchy. I chucked a basketball size piece of cornice onto a small test slope and observed it collapse and crack." Photo: S. Gill

Flanders Creek
Northern Gallatin, 2022-02-28