Author Topic: Avalanche on East Snowfields 3-29-14  (Read 361 times)

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Avalanche on East Snowfields 3-29-14
« on: March 31, 2014, 08:18:23 PM »
So if you havenít heard East Snowfields went BIG Saturday... human triggered, no one caught in it. Photos are quite amazing (take the time to zoom in and see the group of five on the left and eight skinning up on the right while the slab is in motion).



http://www.mountwashingtonavalanchecenter.org/2014/03/31/southeast-snowfields-avalanche-saturday-3-29-2014/

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Re: Avalanche on East Snowfields 3-29-14
« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2014, 09:26:49 PM »
pretty mind boggling. apparently that has never happened in recorded history!
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Re: Avalanche on East Snowfields 3-29-14
« Reply #2 on: March 31, 2014, 09:35:39 PM »
Wild!  And a great action pic.

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Re: Avalanche on East Snowfields 3-29-14
« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2014, 01:01:02 PM »
Al there was one just like it in 2008 just a bit to the north... east snowfields.