Remote Trigger on Snodgrass

CB Avalanche Center 2018-19 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/13/2019
Name: Alex Tiberio

Subject: Remote Trigger on Snodgrass
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 10,000


Remote triggered a D1 persistent slab avalanche below the snodgrass/gothic saddle. Triggered from about 100ft away on the second lap of the day. Ran pretty deep in the snowpack

Weather: Bluebird day

Snowpack: No obvious signs of instability on skin track and on first lap