Avalanche: Turnagain

Location: Triangle, Seattle creek

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Route & General Observations

Many wet loose avalanches were seen yesterday. This happened on Sunday approximately at 5:30pm

Avalanche Details
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Trigger SnowboarderAvalanche Type Wet Loose Snow
Aspect South SouthwestElevation 1500ft
Slope Angle 30degCrown Depth 12in
Width 20ftVertical Run 400ft
Near Miss / Accident Details
Number Caught/Carried? 1Number Partially Buried?0
Number Fully Buried?0Number Injured?0
Number Fatalities?0  
Avalanche Details

Ended up in a runout area that I shouldn’t have been in. Tried to cutout of the area safely but doubled back and got caught in my very wet heavy and deep sluff. Managed to stay in front of the debris, as it pushed me down the face like a bulldozer. I was not buried and came out on top of debris

Rescue events

No rescue was needed

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