Avalanche: Manti Canyon

Observer Name
Eric
Observation Date
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Avalanche Date
Friday, February 21, 2014
Region
Manti Canyon
Location Name or Route
South of Ephraim Canyon, most likely in Manti Canyon
Elevation
10100
Aspect
Northeast
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Problem
Deep Slab
Weak Layer
Depth Hoar
Depth
3.5'
Width
500
Vertical
400
Comments
<p>Snowmobilers looking at a slope from the top, turned around and were walking away and remotely triggered a small cornice which then triggered the large avalanche that broke to the ground.</p>

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