Rider Trigger Avalanche

CB Avalanche Center 2019-20 Observations

Location: Paradise Divide Area
Date of Observation: 12/05/2019
Name: Derel Zazzi

Subject: Rider Trigger Avalanche
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 10,000

Avalanches: north east aspect rider trigger avalanche. first rider triggers avalanche and gets flushed for full pitch. ends up in debris pile. 2nd rider digs first rider out, partially buried.

Weather: Snowing Heavily thru the duration of the ski day.