UDOT PLANNED AVALANCHE CLOSURES

Avalanche: High Top

Observer Name
Brett Kobernik
Observation Date
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Avalanche Date
Monday, March 5, 2018
Region
High Top
Location Name or Route
High Top
Elevation
10800
Aspect
Northeast
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Facets
Comments
<p>There were a number of naturals that released off High Top most likely on Monday with the southwest wind.&nbsp; These were facing east northeast.&nbsp; I did not get up close to them but it is obvious from the photos that they broke into deeply buried weak snow.</p>
Video
Coordinates

Support the Avalanche Center through your purchases

Discount lift tickets
All proceeds from ticket sales benefit the UAC when you purchase your next lift tickets.
Need new gear?
Make your next purchase from our Affiliate Partners and the UAC will receive a portion of the sales.
Shop
Sign up for our newsletters, emails and daily forecasts to stay up to date.
Subscribe