Avalanche: Gravel Pit Lanes

Observer Name
Observation Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Avalanche Date
Saturday, February 20, 2010
Region
Gravel Pit Lanes
Location Name or Route
Elevation
11,600'
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
35°
Trigger
Unknown
Trigger: additional info
Repeater
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow
Depth
3'
Width
1/4 Mile
Vertical
1,500'
Comments

Several crowns above and below cliffs on NE face. Freshest crown 3-4' X 250' below cliffs above Tele-gold. Many pockets in main track and observer's left. Complicated event. Large R3-4 D3

Coordinates

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