Avalanche: Chalk Creek

Observer Name
Craig Gordon/Johnny Adolphson
Observation Date
Monday, February 24, 2014
Avalanche Date
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Region
Chalk Creek
Location Name or Route
Darkside
Elevation
10600
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
39
Trigger
Natural
Trigger: additional info
Cornice Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Deep Slab
Weak Layer
Ground Interface
Depth
12'
Width
250
Vertical
400
Comments

West winds have been relentless in Uintas leading to yet another large natural slide breaking to the ground

Coordinates

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