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May 19, 2022
Seen from the air crossing Crow Pass  [ Read More ]
We watched multiple very large wet slabs and glide avalanches release on Penguin Ridge above Girdwood this afternoon between 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. At least one of the avalanches hit the Beaver Pond trail, taking out a 20 foot section of trail as the wet debris plowed through. As far as we know there  [ Read More ]
Apr 21, 2022
A very large natural wet slab avalanche occurred in the evening of April 21st. This was on the lower easterly face of Raggedtop in the Girdwood Valley. Photos below taken by two different people from the Crow Creek road.  [ Read More ]
Apr 19, 2022
Very large wet slab avalanche observed today that extended off a smaller one that slid prior to our arrival.  [ Read More ]
Apr 16, 2022
Quick lap on Max’s this afternoon to take a look at surface conditions and see how deep the melt-freeze cycles have been penetrating. We did not see any concerning signs while we were out. We dug one quick pit on a west aspect at about 2500′ and found the upper 10-12″ of the snowpack was  [ Read More ]