Red Rock Slufffies

CB Avalanche Center CBAC Observations

Date of Observation: 02/09/2022
Name: Benn Schmatz

Zone: Southeast Mountains
Route Description: Skied Redock from the near the summit in Wolf’s Lair (West Facing) which was sunbaked crustyness and dropped out of that run into an open shot to skier’s right (WNW facing) and found the goods… and by goods I mean 10 inches of facets soooo.

Observed avalanche activity: Yes
Avalanches: Ski triggered sloughs in facets at 11,000′ that ran the entire slope. No propagation, roughly 5 inches deep. By the time we reached the bottom we ended up cooking the whole slope

Weather: 4/8 cloud cover strong NW breeze at ridgetop. light flurries of snow here and there