Observation: Hatcher Pass

Location: S 2700' Lower Marmot near Fishhook Lot

Route & General Observations

Went to check out 1/29 human triggered avy at 2700′ on south face of marmot.

Red Flags
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Observer Comments

Old avalanche

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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No red flags contributing to instability

Snow surface

Variable- little bit of everything


HS 100-110cm. Conducted 6 person bonzai next to 1/29 avy. Got block to fail.
Also did ECTP 11-17 SC. Found pencil/1 finger wind slab over fist hard depth hoar.
Conclusion- poor structure and still exists 7 days after avy.