Avalanche: Emma Ridges

Observer Name
Ben Merzouk
Observation Date
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Avalanche Date
Saturday, April 6, 2019
Region
Emma Ridges
Location Name or Route
Between Emma Ridge 1 and Flagstaff Gully
Elevation
9,300'
Aspect
South
Trigger
Skier
Depth
6"
Width
10'
Comments
There were approximately 1 size 2 avalanches and 4 other size 1. One took me personally (a size 1) and the rest did not involve other skiers. 2 of the 5 ran into a gully and stopped after 20 feet.

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