Avalanche: Mitton Peak

Observer Name
Toby Weed
Observation Date
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Occurrence Date
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Occurence Time
Overnight

Region:

Location Name or Route
Mitton Peak
Elevation
8300
Aspect
Southeast
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
5'
Width
1/2 mile
Vertical
2500
Comments

The HUGE natural avalanche off Mitton Peak above Hwy 89/91 in Sardine Canyon is impressive to say the least. 

Comments

We've been able to get up and look at this avalanche.  I've included a few more pictures.

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