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Avalanche: Gold Basin

Observer Name
Mark Staples
Observation Date
Saturday, March 16, 2019
Avalanche Date
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Region
Gold Basin
Location Name or Route
Gold Basin
Elevation
11,600'
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Width
1,500'
Comments
Two parts to this avalanche. The looker's left side was filled in but outlined with red line in second photo.
Notice how far the debris ran in the third photo. Toe of debris is marked with small red dot.
Coordinates

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