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Observations

Region: Hatcher Pass
Location: bennet ridge?
Observer:
Date:

Route & General Observations

Toured up Hatch peak and $1000 run. Went up road and came back around with buddy on sled about an hour later and saw slide that did not notice the first lap up. Light was somewhat bad so possible I just missed it but pretty sure it wasn’t there. Did not see tracks anywhere near it so assume it was a natural. Looked to be all the new snow. 2ft deep or so by 500ft wide.

Avalanche Details

Avalanche details

Trigger NaturalAvalanche Type UnknownAspect North Northeast
Elevation 3500ftSlope AngleunknownCrown Depth 24in
Width 500ftLengthunknown  

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

Recent Avalanches?YesCollapsing (Whumphing)?YesCracking (Shooting cracks)?No

Observer Comments

Many crowns from mid storm partially filled in again. Some whumphing.

Photos & Video

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