11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Craig Gordon
Observation Date: 
Friday, February 21, 2014
Avalanche Date: 
Friday, February 21, 2014
Region: 
Chalk Creek
Location Name or Route: 
Darkside
Elevation: 
10400
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
38
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
3'
Width: 
500
Vertical: 
600
Comments: 

Well connected slab breaking around terrain features and running quite far... would definately ruin your day

Video: 
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