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Observer Name: 
C dec
Email: 
carl@redriveradventures.com
Observation Date: 
Monday, March 5, 2018
Occurrence Date: 
Monday, March 5, 2018
Occurence Time: 
12:00pm
Region: 
Back Bowls
Location Name or Route: 
Thousand Turns Gully
Elevation: 
10000
Aspect: 
North
Slope Angle: 
36
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Storm Slab
Weak Layer: 
Density Change
Depth: 
10"
Width: 
20
Vertical: 
50
Comments: 
Dug a pit at the top and just skiers left of Thousans turns gully (ECTX). Shovel sheer did indicate that there was some instability (STM) in the new snow but it was shallow, in F hard snow and was not confirmed in the ECT. We opted to ski a slightly steeper terrain below our pits just left of the gully proper. Avalanche was triggered on second turn, ran slowly and stopped mid track. No other instabilities noted.
Coordinates: 
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