Observation: Other Regions

Location: Sunburst 3400 feet SW aspect

Route & General Observations

Pit located about 50m away from remote skier-triggered avalanche
that occurred on 11-28-08. Total snowpack depth is 4 feet (120
cm). Easily found buried surface hoar/facet layer 3 feet down
(95 cm). This was most likely the layer that failed in the
remote triggered avalanche.