PPG Trip Observations 1/20-1/23

Location Name: 
Lick Creek Summit
Lick Creek Area
Date and time of observation: 
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 01:31

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Observation made by: Public
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1/20/17  D1 R2 avalanche on steep convex roll, 5500 feet East aspect across from Golden Lake Trailhead.    Sleds in Suprise basin above PPG yurts in avalanche terrain.  No sled triggering.

1/21/17  North Corner above Lick Creek Summit Yurts.  Looked for SH on 60+cm storm snow, no evidence.   CTNx2 North 7400 feet

1/22/17 Looked for SH on on 46 cm settled storm snow West thru South, no evidence.  CTNx2 West South West 7000 feet

1/23/17  Shoulder of Sawtooth West 7500 feet no SH.

Did not look at East aspects.  North observations limited.  No other natural avalanche observed during this period.

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