|Location:||Sunny side, Gods Country|
Route & General Observations
A Snowmobile Triggered avalanche, no burial, rider throttled out of sidehill.
|Elevation||2200ft||Slope Angle||unknown||Crown Depth||24in|
Debris pile was on a little ledge around 8-10 feet.
Obvious signs of instability
|Recent Avalanches?||Yes||Collapsing (Whumphing)?||No||Cracking (Shooting cracks)?||No|
A few glide cracks in the area.
2-3 feet fresh snow on wind affected surface
A big thanks to Chad for writing in about this sled triggered avalanche occurring in the area he was riding. It sounds like the slope was not very steep. This location called "God's Country" can receive a lot more snow than other areas.