Toured up solo from parking lot to Artist Point area to check snowpack
March 8, 2019, 2 p.m. PST
Weather: Snowing throughout the day
Snowpack: 8" over night. 5" through the day
Area Description: Artist Point. Guido's Trees area. Crust layer made travel difficult on any angle over 30 degrees. New snow poorly bonded to crust.
Avalanches: Remotely triggered several pockets of wind slab at the 5,000 ft. level on southern aspects. Wind slabs are touchy and easy to trigger.
Observation by Gregg Oliveri
Did you see any avalanches? Yes
Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No