Schuykill Avi Activity

CB Avalanche Center2015-16 Observations

Location: Paradise Divide Area
Date of Observation: 03/10/2016
Subject: Schuykill Avi Activity
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 10800

Avalanches: Skier remotely triggered avalanche in thanksgiving bowl while skiing the ridge. Broke about 100′ to skiers right with a 10” crown roughly 50′ wide and ran 700′. Picture in MRs post a couple obs down. A second much smaller avalanche broke at skiers feet 500′ below where the first started. Roughly 15′ wide and running 30′. Skier was able to ski out of it.
Weather: Clear