Accident: Upper Weber Canyon

Observer Name
Craig Gordon
Observation Date
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Occurrence Date
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Occurence Time
2:30pm

Region:

Location Name or Route
Weber Canyon
Elevation
9900
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
36
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
18"
Width
125
Vertical
700
Carried
1
Caught
1
Accident and Rescue Summary

More details to come -

Comments

Couple of unintentionally triggered slabs. Top image initiated a few turns in... second image triggered low on the slope.

Coordinates