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Recreational Observation

Chair Peak Circumnavigation. Ski decent from Melakwa pass to Melakwa lake.

March 5, 2017, 1:24 a.m. PST

Weather: Broken, Light wind

Snowpack: Sections of wind scoured and wind scattered surfaces.

Area Description: West slopes under Chair peak. Wind lip feature with steeper aspect to the north.

Avalanches: Hard Slab, propagated approximately 100 feet down fall line. Crown was 4" at deepest points. Skier was able to escape out Middle of Path on their right.

Latitude: 47.459021

Longitude: -121.471138

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No