January 24, 2021
January 25, 2021
Zone or Region:
Galena Summit and Eastern Mtns
Did you observe any avalanches? Yes
Size 2: Could bury, injure, or kill a person
crown 9800, toe of debris around 9,200
Upper Newman Creek. Appeared to be older soft slab potentially triggered by wind loading during the past wind event??..
Pit selection was not textbook execution (too close to trees, most likely a wind pillow based on 98 cm depth). See additional info in pics.