Avalanche: Emma Ridges

Observer Name
John Mletschnig
Observation Date
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Avalanche Date
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Region
Emma Ridges
Location Name or Route
Emma Ridges
Elevation
10,000'
Aspect
South
Slope Angle
35°
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Weak Layer
Graupel
Depth
14"
Width
100'
Vertical
Unknown
Comments

A group skiing down triggered this slide that ran along side and past the skin track we and others were on. Slide was in a gully feature just below ridge level.

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