Recreational Observation

West Slopes North - Canadian Border to Skagit River

Dec. 27, 2015, 10:20 a.m. PST

Elevation: Near treeline

Aspect: S

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? Yes

Comments: 1x R2/D2 slide below Herman Saddle on a south aspect. Storm/wind slab approx. 5 inches deep crown that propagated far up slope. Ran 100 foot down slope to bench and stopped. one skier caught and partially buried.