Avalanche: Hoyt Peak

Observer Name
Michael Janulaitis
Observation Date
Friday, December 9, 2016
Occurrence Date
Friday, December 9, 2016
Occurence Time
5:00pm

Region:

Location Name or Route
Hoyt Peak
Elevation
10100
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
40
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
6"
Width
80
Vertical
150
Comments

I ski cut above the cornice and triggered this small but dangerous slide that ran through the trees.

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