I hiked up afterwards to see the slide.
Jan. 15, 2016, 11:30 a.m. PST
Weather: Cold, sunny
Snowpack: 45cm of new snow over existing surface hoar layer that has been observed everywhere.
Area Description: Along a ridge adjacent to the PCT. North facing area that remains shaded. Slope ranges from flat up to 40 degrees along the ridge
Avalanches: Skier triggered while touring, fractured above and carried skier through trees. Propagated along a bowl.
Observation by Reid Pitman
Did you see any avalanches? Yes
Did you trigger any avalanches? No
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? Yes