11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Avalanche Date: 
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Location Name or Route: 
South face of Superior
Elevation: 
10500
Aspect: 
South
Trigger: 
Skier
Avalanche Type: 
Dry Loose
Avalanche Problem: 
Loose Dry Snow
Carried: 
1
Caught: 
1
Accident and Rescue Summary: 

Report of a small, skier-triggered sluff that caught skier and took him for about 200 feet and he was able to get out of it before the sluff descended down onto the apron.  He lost some poles and broke a ski but was otherwise OK.  He reported that he ripped a toe piece out of his ski, which caused him to stop and his sluff caught up with him.  

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