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Observations

Region: Chugach State Park
Location: South Fork Eagle River, North Bowl
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Route & General Observations

Standard up-track from Artic Valley to the peak of Rendezvous. From the peak of Rendezvous a recent slide was visible on North Bowl. Couldn’t see any ski tracks from a distance, likely triggered by a cornice fall.

Avalanche Details

Avalanche details

Trigger UnknownAvalanche Type UnknownAspect North
Elevation 3900ftSlope Angle 35degCrown Depthunknown
Width 350ftLengthunknown  

Red Flags

Obvious signs of instability

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

Weather

Weather

5-30 deg F. Minimal winds this morning however yesterday sustained 20mph SSE with gusts in the 30s. 1-2 inches of dense fresh snow above 2700ft, loading on northern aspects.

Forecaster Comments

Forecaster Comments

Note: This is a skier-triggered avalanche reported on May 5th in North Bowl.

Photos & Video

Photos



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