Avalanche: Lambs Canyon

Observer Name
Russ Costa
Observation Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Occurrence Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Occurence Time
Unknown

Region:

Location Name or Route
Lambs Canyon
Elevation
8000
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
34
Trigger
Unknown
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
8"
Width
40
Vertical
20
Comments
Came across lots of cracking, then this small slide on an isolated steeper section just above the trail/skin track. May have released naturally or been remotely triggered by an earlier party. Did not run very far due to lower angle terrain 15' below the fracture.
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