Crested Butte Area

CB Avalanche Center 2014-15 Observations

Name: ADB
Location: Gothic Road
Date of Observation: 12/27/2014
Aspect: North East, South East, West
Elevation: ATL, BTL, TL

Avalanches: Gothic Mountain: Observed loose snow slides on SE aspects emanating below all cliff bands. These slides occurred prior to last snowfall. Danger scale up to D2.
East of Gothic Townsite, observed one natural slab avalanche, that appeared to be an R2 on a west face ATL. . Could have occurred during last snow cycle. Too far to determine if it was hard or soft slab.
BTL on Snodgrass on east facing slope, observed one area with rollers.

Weather: Cold in the morning. Mostly sunny and no wind.