Avalanche: Big Springs

Observer Name
Logan Cookler - WPG (photos: Dave Richards)
Observation Date
Friday, March 6, 2015
Occurrence Date
Friday, March 6, 2015
Occurence Time
Morning

Region:

Location Name or Route
East Bowl of Big Springs Provo Mtns
Elevation
10500
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
37
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
20"
Width
200
Vertical
400
Comments
Intentional to a ski cut on upper slope. Failure occurred on NSF underlying recent storm snow.
Coordinates