Accident: Powder Mountain

Observer Name
The Snowy Torrents
Observation Date
Monday, February 24, 2014
Avalanche Date
Friday, February 22, 1985
Region
Powder Mountain
Location Name or Route
Powder Mountain "Powder Country" or "Backside" Road Shuttle
Elevation
7600
Slope Angle
37
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Depth
2'
Width
80
Vertical
400
Carried
1
Caught
1
Buried - Fully
1
Killed
1
Accident and Rescue Summary

Below is a narrative of the accident from The Snowy Torrents; Avalanche Accidents in the United States 1980-1986, Nick Logan and Dale Atkins.

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