Avalanche: Double Hill

Observer Name
Craig Gordon/Ted Scroggin
Observation Date
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Occurrence Date
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Occurence Time
11:30am

Region:

Location Name or Route
Double Hill North Bowl
Elevation
10200
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
36
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
4'
Width
700
Vertical
600
Comments



We rolled up to this slide minutes after it occurred. Triggered low on an adjacent slope, this avalanche failed on facets above the Thanksgiving rain/heat crust.

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