Schuylkill Ridge

CB Avalanche Center 2019-20 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 12/31/2019
Name: TC
Subject: Schuylkill Ridge
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 11,200

Avalanches:¬†Very small windslab at ridge top triggered when entering skier’s left side of Yogi’s. Evidence of previous natural avalanche activity, presumably during the most recent storm, just a few feet to the north of the triggered slab. 8-10 inch crown and very slow moving debris that only traveled 20 or 30 feet downslope.

Weather: Bluebird skies, no wind. Cold!