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Accident: Pharoahs Glen

Observer Name
The Snowy Torrents
Observation Date
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Occurrence Date
Sunday, February 12, 1967
Occurence Time
11:30am

Region:

Location Name or Route
Pharoahs Glen
Elevation
8100
Aspect
North
Slope Angle
33
Trigger
Hiker
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Weak Layer
Graupel
Depth
4"
Width
300
Vertical
1500
Carried
2
Caught
2
Buried - Partly
1
Buried - Fully
1
Killed
2
Accident and Rescue Summary

Below is a narrative of the accident from The Snowy Torrents; Avalanche Accidents in the United States 1967-71, Knox Williams.

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