Recreational Observation

Final switchbacks up to the lake where the trail starts to opens up.

March 16, 2019, noon PST

Weather: Clear and sunny.

Snowpack: NA

Area Description: East facing slope, steep and open, very sun exposed.

Avalanches: An avalanche (likely loose wet) released from above and ran onto the trail switchbacks at 3 different locations at roughly 2200 ft. Lake Twenty-two level is 2400 ft. Luckily no one was caught. The debris piles were up to waist deep on the trail.

Latitude: 48.071838

Longitude: -121.763660

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? No

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No