Exited Mission Ridge Ski Area from top heading west towards Mission Peak
Dec. 20, 2015, 11:50 a.m. PST
Weather: Fog, light snow, minimal wind, temperature uncertain.
Snowpack: New unconsolidated snow from recent storm cycles.
Area Description: Mission Peak NE facing slope 30-35 degrees
Avalanches: Ski cut at top of slope without reactive result. Skier made way to the middle of the slope and triggered a soft slab. Crown was approximately 20 cm at highest point and ran 50 meters wide. Skier was carried 10-12 meters downslope.
Did you see any avalanches? Yes
Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? Yes