Avalanche: Barrieto

Observer Name
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Observation Date
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Occurrence Date
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Occurence Time
Afternoon

Region:

Location Name or Route
Barrieto, Mineral Fork
Elevation
10500
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
42
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Wet Loose
Avalanche Problem
Loose Wet Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Width
100
Vertical
800
Comments

Noted this fresh wet slide on Barrieto on our exit out of Mineral Fork at around 1:30, looked to be a natural caused by wet snow coming off the rocks in the top.

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