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Observations

Region: Hatcher Pass
Location: Bennets ridge
Observer: Anonymous
Date:

Route & General Observations

Second hand report of a full-depth, skier-triggered slab avalanche on a northish aspect of Bennets ridge on May 3rd, midday.

Avalanche Details

Avalanche details

Trigger SkierAvalanche Type UnknownAspect Unknown
ElevationunknownSlope AngleunknownCrown Depthunknown
WidthunknownLengthunknown  

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Snow Characteristics

Snowpack

1 or 2 inch new snow.



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