11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Toby Weed
Observation Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Location Name or Route: 
Mitton Peak
Elevation: 
8300
Aspect: 
Southeast
Slope Angle: 
Unknown
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
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.

Coordinates: 
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