No obvious signs of instability

CB Avalanche Center 2016-17 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 02/18/2017
Name: Chris Pruden
Subject: No obvious signs of instability
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 9,500

Weather: Warm, Calm, Mostly Sunny
Snowpack: Large glide cracks observed on a SSE aspect below the Gothic Road. Otherwise, no obvious signs of instability were observed. Our group dug to 130 cm down but was unable to identify any buried SH and nothing was reacting in a small column test. Moist Pow skiing down to the river if you stayed away from any hint of solar aspect.