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Observer Name: 
The Snowy Torrents
Observation Date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Avalanche Date: 
Tuesday, January 6, 1976
Location Name or Route: 
Snake Pit
Elevation: 
8900
Aspect: 
North
Trigger: 
Skier
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
New Snow
Depth: 
2'
Vertical: 
100
Carried: 
1
Caught: 
1
Buried - Fully: 
1
Killed: 
1
Accident and Rescue Summary: 

Below is a narrative of the accident from The Snowy Torrents; Avalanche Accidents in the United States 1972-1979, Knox Williams and Betsy Armstrong.

Coordinates: 
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