Avalanche: Big Springs

Observer Name
Logan Cookler - WPG
Observation Date
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Occurrence Date
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Occurence Time
11:00am

Region:

Location Name or Route
Nose of Big Springs
Elevation
9700
Aspect
East
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
18"
Width
250
Vertical
500
Comments
Intentionally triggered on ski cut, failure was on basal facets
Coordinates