Avalanche: Hoyt Peak

Observer Name
Michael Janulaitis
Observation Date
Friday, December 9, 2016
Avalanche Date
Friday, December 9, 2016
Region
Hoyt Peak
Location Name or Route
Hoyt Peak
Elevation
10,100'
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
40°
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
6"
Width
80'
Vertical
150'
Comments

I ski cut above the cornice and triggered this small but dangerous slide that ran through the trees.

Coordinates

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