Accident: Upper Weber Canyon

Observer Name
Craig Gordon
Observation Date
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Avalanche Date
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Region
Upper Weber Canyon
Location Name or Route
Weber Canyon
Elevation
9,900'
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
36°
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
18"
Width
125'
Vertical
700'
Carried
1
Caught
1
Accident and Rescue Summary

More details to come -

Comments

Couple of unintentionally triggered slabs. Top image initiated a few turns in... second image triggered low on the slope.

Coordinates

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