Avalanche: Ant Knolls

Observer Name
Bruce Bachman
Observation Date
Sunday, January 17, 2016
Occurrence Date
Sunday, January 17, 2016
Occurence Time
11:30am

Region:

Location Name or Route
Ant Knolls
Elevation
9500
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
50
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Deep Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
2'
Width
400
Vertical
500
Carried
1
Comments
Totally Ignored all we have been taught in avalanche classes that I have attended. A huge wake up call to respect the power of snow and gravity!
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