Avalanche: South Wood Camp

Observer Name
Toby Weed
Observation Date
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Avalanche Date
Monday, February 19, 2018
Region
South Wood Camp
Location Name or Route
South Wood Camp
Elevation
8500
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
2'
Width
1/4 mile
Vertical
Unknown
Comments

I spotted the large crown on my way down canyon on Tuesday evening, and went up into Wood Camp for a look yesterday (2/21/18).  I was unable to get up to the large crown because of terrain...  

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