Avalanche: South Tony Grove

Observer Name
Toby Weed
Observation Date
Monday, February 20, 2017
Avalanche Date
Monday, February 20, 2017
Region
South Tony Grove
Location Name or Route
South Tony Grove
Elevation
8,300'
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
43°
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
14"
Width
20'
Vertical
70'
Comments

I intentionally triggered a small storm slab on a very steep test slope just above the campground.  It ran on the solid and slick 2/10 rain-crust.

Coordinates

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