Avalanche: Barrieto

Observer Name
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Observation Date
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Avalanche Date
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Region
Barrieto
Location Name or Route
Barrieto, Mineral Fork
Elevation
10500
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
42
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Wet Loose
Avalanche Problem
Wet Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Width
100
Vertical
800
Comments

Noted this fresh wet slide on Barrieto on our exit out of Mineral Fork at around 1:30, looked to be a natural caused by wet snow coming off the rocks in the top.

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