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Avalanche: Girdwood

Location: Portage Valley

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Route & General Observations

Road observation in Portage to check out the D4 avalanche near the Tunnel to Whittier and the widespread avalanche activity.

Avalanche Details
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Trigger NaturalAvalanche Type Unknown
Aspect UnknownElevationunknown
Slope AngleunknownCrown Depthunknown
WidthunknownVertical Rununknown
Avalanche Details

Widespread natural avalanche cycle since 3/27. Likely most active 4/4 - 4/6. All aspects and elevation bands. Portage and Placer zones seemed to have the most activity.

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