Around Paradise area below Panorama Pt.
Dec. 31, 2017, 11 a.m. PST
Weather: Sunny, 30-35 degrees
Snowpack: 2-6 inches of fresh wind-blown snow over thick rain crust
Area Description: Paradise Mt. Rainier
Avalanches: Ski triggered small avalanche on East slope of Alta Vista + lots of evidence of natural slides from previous storm cycle.
Observation by Matt Crisler
Did you see any avalanches? No
Did you trigger any avalanches? No
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No