Recreational Observation

Travelled up the skin track past the lower hut to tree line before the wind conditions and scoured snow stopped up.

Dec. 20, 2014, 11 a.m. PST

Weather: Windy and wet snow

Snowpack: hard frozen layer with new storm deposit on top. Avalanche was wind cornice.

Area Description: Timberline Lodge - treeline

Avalanches: Made some laps around the lower mountain. Triggered a cornice fall about 50-75' wide and 8-10" deep. Windward side of a gully

Observation by John Miller

Latitude: 45.297109

Longitude: -121.633072

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No