dog triggered cornice failure

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 02/10/2016
Name: Russell Hoisington
Subject: dog triggered cornice failure
Aspect: South East
Elevation: 12388

Avalanches: very top of mt emmons, my 36 pound dog got too close to the edge of the cornice. a school bus sized chunk broke loose. nobody was caught or hurt and the dog is fine. sorry we broke yer cornice……
Weather: Sunny, warm
Snowpack: variable