11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Jeff
Observation Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2017
Region: 
Murdock Peak
Location Name or Route: 
dead tree west of Murdock Peak
Elevation: 
9400
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
38
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
2'
Width: 
800
Vertical: 
250
Comments: 
We think we triggered this large slide remotely while skiing the low angle ridge above, more than 100 feet away. It looks like it took out all of this weeks storm snow. Slide was estimated at 800 feet wide and at least 2 feet deep. Its not a great photo, but shows the length of the crown.
Coordinates: 
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