11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Brian Murray
Observation Date: 
Sunday, December 1, 2013
Region: 
Miner's Basin
Location Name or Route: 
Lower Miner's Basin - La Sal Mountains
Elevation: 
10500
Aspect: 
North
Slope Angle: 
35
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Wind Drifted Snow
Depth: 
unknown
Width: 
1/4 mile
Vertical: 
1000
Comments: 
Sunny day above valley clouds. Natural avalanche observed above summer trail-head parking lot in Lower Miner's Basin. Widespread fracture line extending from nose of sub-ridge to adjacent, existing historical path cut through the trees. Estimated 1-2 ft crown depth, obvious wind loaded slope, timing of slide unknown.
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