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Avalanche: Murdock Peak

Observer Name
Brackelsberg
Observation Date
Sunday, January 15, 2023
Avalanche Date
Sunday, January 15, 2023
Region
Salt Lake » Park City Ridgeline » Murdock Peak
Location Name or Route
Park City Ridgeline - Murdock Peak - Gus's Shot
Elevation
9,100'
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
34°
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
8"
Width
600'
Vertical
300'
Comments
We remotely triggered this slide while skiing the lower angle ridgeline. The slide ran at least 200 meters down the ridge and past where I took the photo. It ran on the old snow/new snow interface. Part of this slid 8 days ago.
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