Accident: Little Superior

Observer Name
The Snowy Torrents
Observation Date
Monday, February 24, 2014
Occurrence Date
Monday, January 2, 1984

Region:

Location Name or Route
Little Superior
Elevation
10200
Aspect
Southeast
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Wind Slab
Weak Layer
Density Change
Depth
2'
Width
150
Vertical
1500
Carried
2
Caught
2
Buried - Partly
2
Killed
1
Accident and Rescue Summary

Below is a narrative of the accident from The Snowy Torrents; Avalanche Accidents in the United States 1980-1986, Nick Logan and Dale Atkins.

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