11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Bill Brandt
Observation Date: 
Monday, January 16, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Region: 
Willard Peak
Location Name or Route: 
Northern ridge to Willard Peak
Elevation: 
7500
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
Unknown
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
unknown
Width: 
1/2 mile
Vertical: 
1500
Comments: 

Old slide, but humbling. Flag tree stripped of branches approximately 20-25 ft. high. Hard snow deposited on the trunk. Several photos of the deposition. Hiked for 600 vertical ft. on deposition pile. Two separate slides paths fed into same run out path.

Coordinates: 
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