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Avalanche: Hatcher Pass

Location: marmot parking lot to wimpy bowl skin track

Route & General Observations

marmot parking lot to wimpy to hax parking lot. isolated areas of instability. decent decomposing windslab/power on E/SE slopes 4000-2500 feet.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger Foot PenetrationAvalanche Type Hard Slab
Aspect NortheastElevation 3000ft
Slope Angle 33degCrown Depth 24in
Width 30ftVertical Run 100ft
Avalanche Details

moose trigger, to ground. see picture

Red Flags
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Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?Yes
Collapsing (Whumphing)?Yes
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
Observer Comments

isolated whumping on this skin track yesterday

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