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Recreational Observation

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

Latitude: 48.852414

Longitude: -121.358301

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No