Traversing south slope below ridge into Mazama Bowl.
Dec. 27, 2015, 10:15 a.m. PST
Weather: Moderate to high winds, snow coming down. White out conditions.
Snowpack: Unconsolidated storm slab w/ furthering wind affected sections throughout the day.
Area Description: 48.85789,-121.70248. Approx. 4900'. S aspect slope between Bagley lakes and Herman Saddle.
Avalanches: R2/D2 slide that ran approx. 30 meters and came to rest on bench. 35 degree convex rollover. 10-12 cm crown propagated upslope from 2nd skier and came down on 1st. Carried 1st skier into partial burial.
Observation by Nick Belcaster
Did you see any avalanches? Yes
Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? Yes