Irwin Tenure

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 01/03/2016
Name: Irwin Guides
Subject: Irwin Tenure
Aspect: West
Elevation: 10,000-12,000

Avalanches: Shallow wind slabs D1 in Lone Wolf,
nothing of note. Field of Screams had 2 big releases. 1 on a 9£ jug in the middle of
gut. SS-AE-R2-D2-O/G running on the facets at the bottom. Almost a hard slab as
there were some bigger chunks, but flowed like a SS. Second one went on a 20£
airblast above the crown in the hangfire. SS-AB-R2-D2-O/G. Crown depth extremely
variable from 6” to 4’
Weather:
Snowpack:

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