Recreational Observation


Jan. 28, 2018, 1:30 p.m. PST

Weather: 3*c, Broken to Overcast, moderate solar radiation , moderate west winds gusting strong.

Snowpack: 130cm of storm snow, 5-15cm wet slab on surface, slush layer on top of the 20180116 ice crust.

Area Description: MRNP Paradise, Edith Creek Basin, off of south face below Panorama Point

Avalanches: R1 D2 approximately 40-60cm of wind slab (cornices above). We saw nearby Cornice drops on similar aspects as well.

Observation by Edgeworks Climbing AIARE L1 Powell

Latitude: 46.800978

Longitude: -121.730843

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? No

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No