Avalanche: Little Cottonwood Canyon

Observer Name
John Mletschnig
Observation Date
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Avalanche Date
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Region
Little Cottonwood Canyon
Location Name or Route
Test Bowl
Elevation
9600
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
38
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Wind Drifted Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow
Depth
14"
Width
50
Vertical
150
Comments

I was across the way and watched this prone pocket triggered from a distance by a solo skier.

Coordinates

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