Avalanche on Ridge between Brundage Ski Area and Sargents

Location Name: 
Ridge between Brundage Ski Area and Sargents
Region: 
Brundage Out of Bounds
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Sun, 03/04/2018 - 12:30
Location Map: 
United States
45° 0' 54.0648" N, 116° 7' 43.5" W
US


Red Flags: 
Recent avalanche activity
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

Observation made by: Public
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Slab
Slope: 
37degrees
Trigger type: 
Skier
Crown Height: 
3 ft
Aspect: 
Southwest
Weak Layer: 
Old Snow
Avalanche Width: 
500ft.
Terrain: 
Near Treeline
Elevation: 
7 600ft.
Bed Surface: 
Old Snow
Avalanche Length: 
400ft.
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

Details of trigger are second hand information. Avalanche occurred on Saturday, March 3. Skier triggered. R3-D2.5 on facets above Superbowl crust. Crown was 2-3 feet tall. 

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