Avalanche: Wood Camp

Observer Name
Toby Weed
Observation Date
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Occurrence Date
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Occurence Time
Unknown

Region:

Location Name or Route
Large natural avalanches in Wood Camp Hollow
Elevation
8500
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
35
Trigger
Natural
Trigger: additional info
Sympathetic Release
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Deep Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
4'
Width
1/2 mile
Vertical
2500
Comments

There were large and long-running natural avalanches in an extensive avalanche cycle in Wood Camp Hollow on the night of January 11.  

Comments

The avalanche that came out of south Wood Camp was very impressive.

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