Beaverdam

Location Name: 
Beaverdam
Region: 
Lick Creek Area
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Tue, 12/19/2017 - 21:34


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Observation made by: Public
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Slab
Slope: 
40degrees
Trigger type: 
Natural
Crown Height: 
2 ft
Aspect: 
Northeast
Weak Layer: 
Other - explain below
Avalanche Width: 
200ft.
Terrain: 
Near Treeline
Elevation: 
7 400ft.
Bed Surface: 
Other - explain below
Avalanche Length: 
1 000ft.
Number of similar avalanches: 
2
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

Wind slabs released dring the storm on the Thankgiving crust.  Released mid slope and ran almost full track .  R1-D2 . Beverdam and the Gunsight.

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