Avalanche: Reynolds East Face

Observer Name
Hardesty
Observation Date
Monday, December 25, 2017
Avalanche Date
Monday, December 25, 2017
Region
Reynolds East Face
Location Name or Route
Reynolds East Face
Elevation
9,400'
Aspect
East
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
16"
Width
250'
Comments

Remotely triggered the main east face not long after the initial one.  Aspect wrapped NE>SE and ran at top of "youngest"/highest/most recent facets beneath the week's storm snow.  Interesting to continue to collapse and spiderweb the hangfire as I continued up the ridge to the Reynolds summit.  

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