Accident: Powder Mountain

Observer Name
The Snowy Torrents
Observation Date
Monday, February 24, 2014
Occurrence Date
Friday, February 22, 1985
Occurence Time
2:00pm

Region:

Location Name or Route
Powder Mountain "Powder Country" or "Backside" Road Shuttle
Elevation
7600
Slope Angle
37
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Depth
2'
Width
80
Vertical
400
Carried
1
Caught
1
Buried - Fully
1
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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