Observation: Turnagain

Location: Tincan

Route & General Observations

Headed normal skin track. Skied in the trees – west and north-west side. Climbed back out and skied back to car near skin track. At the bottom of a run, we noticed an avalanche above us on a north aspect – it was still moving. After we climbed back out and traversed back towards normal skin track, we noticed a new, large avalanche. And new ski tracks from the top of CFR. These skiers may have triggered both of these avalanches.

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

New Avalanches during the day. Two new avalanches in the afternoon when we were leaving. Several small, recent avalanches in the trees. Also a slide observed on Todd's.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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