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Recreational Observation

took off from yodlin, went up through trees 20 degree, above the trees there was a bench and the pitch increased to 35. triggered remote slab

Feb. 6, 2016, 2 p.m. PST

Weather: snowing, wind loading on on south west slopes, snow went from heavy to slight

Snowpack: 40cm new snow bonding to oldsnow and 40 more cm to some sort of rain crust. snow sheared at 40cm, was fracturing on 12 hit

Area Description: Lichtenberg Mountain Area

Avalanches: south west slope, remote trigger 100-150 foot, 40cm crown, skinning up, heard whomph, 200 feet above me wind slab let go, slow moving snow and 200 above I was able to skin away and out of the path

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No