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NWAC Photo Archive

Avalanche Photos for the 2007 / 2008 Season
Northwest Weather and Avalanche Center
These photos were taken either by NWAC staff or by contributors in the area indicated. All images are copyrighted and should not be used without permission of the photographers. If you wish to contribute relevant avalanche related photos, we will try to post them within a day or two of submission (earlier if possible). In order to expedite the posting process, please prepare your photos as jpeg files around 100K as a compressed file size and about 450 pixels on their longest dimension. Also, if possible please caption the photo using the "metadata" of the file or send related info in the email. By emailing photos to the NWAC, we assume that we have your permission to post them unless indicated otherwise. Please e-mail photos to forecasters@nwac.us.
Date Location and Photographer
May 26 2008 N Wa Cascades, more large wet slides on slopes above Lake Ann by Aaron Opp
May 26 2008 N Wa Cascades, near Lake Ann--wet climax slide below schrund by Aaron Opp
May 26 2008 N Wa Cascades, distant shot of wet slides above Lake Ann by Aaron Opp
May 26 2008 North Wa Cascades, natural wet slabs near Lake Ann, slides likely released prior week by Aaron Opp
May 26 2008 North Wa Cascades, Near Lake Ann, slides likely released prior week by Aaron Opp
Apr 24 2008 WA Cascades, triggered slab near Inspiration Lake by Anonymous
Apr 03 2008 North Wa Cascades, Three Sopranos Big Wintery Lungs--wind, snow and topography interacting by John Scurlock
Apr 02 2008 Crystal Mt, late March slab on NE exposure by Chris Morin
Mar 01 2008 S WA Cascades, White Pass, skier triggered small slab by Paul Huffman
Feb 17 2008 Stevens Pass, WA--Skyline Ridge fracture lines by Mike Stanford
Feb 17 2008 N-central WA Cascades, Stevens Pass, WA--more fracture lines on Skyline Ridge by Mike Stanford
Feb 15 2008 S-Central WA Cascades, Alta Mt avalanche path, newly trimmed in early Feb by John Stimberis
Feb 12 2008 Mt Hood, White River Canyon slides by Nicholi Stoyanoff
Feb 12 2008 Snoqualmie Pass, WA, Granite Mt South avalanche path comparison by John Stimberis
Feb 12 2008 Mt Hood, 2-8-08 White River Canyon slide overview by Nicholi Stoyanoff
Feb 12 2008 Central WA Cascades, Alta Mtn, large fracture line in distance on right flank by Brad Colman
Feb 09 2008 Crystal Mt--route of skier triggering large slab under Northway chair, skier's right of Bruce's Bowl by Randy Reber
Feb 09 2008 Stevens Pass, WA, Tunnel Creek slide debris crossing US-2 by WSDOT
Feb 09 2008 Stevens Pass, Main Gaynor slide debris on US 2 by WSDOT
Feb 09 2008 Stevens Pass WA, WSDOT assessing and clearing Tunnel Ck slide debris on US2 by WSDOT
Feb 08 2008 Northern OR Cascades, Mt Hood in White River Canyon, large slab by Tighe Stoyanoff
Feb 08 2008 N OR Cascades in White River Canyon, distant view large climax avalanche by Tighe Stoyanoff
Feb 08 2008 Mt Hood, White River Canyon climax slide and possible cornice fall by Tighe Stoyanoff
Feb 08 2008 N OR Cascades, Mt Hood Meadows, White River Canyon climax slide by Tighe Stoyanoff
Jan 31 2008 N-central WA Cascades, Whitehorse north slope fracture line by John Scurlock
Jan 25 2008 Central WA Cascades, Snoqualmie Pass, triggered slab north side Chair Pk by Duncan Sutherland
Jan 06 2008 Mt Rainier, Sourdough Mtn slab by Chris Morin
Jan 06 2008 Mt Rainier, Avalanche above Paradise Inn by Don Svela
Jan 06 2008 Mt Rainier, Avalanche closeup above Paradise Inn by Don Svela
Jan 03 2008 Crystal Mtn, NW aspect, 6500 ft, slab release from ski cut by Chris Morin
Jan 01 2008 Northern WA Cascades, Excelsior Pass fatal slide by Unknown
Dec 31 2007 North central WA Cascades, Whitehorse Mt, upper north face fracture line by John Scurlock
Dec 31 2007 Alpental Valley, Large slab in Chip's Couloir, approx 5100 ft by John Stimberis
Dec 31 2007 Alpental Valley, Chips natural slab 230cm x 40m, weak layer above Dec 23 crust by David Kratsch
Dec 31 2007 Alpental Valley, Chips natural 230 cm slab by David Kratsch
Dec 31 2007 Alpental Valley, Large slab in Chips Couloir, approx 5100 ft by John Stimberis
Dec 31 2007 Alpental Valley, Chips natural 230 cm slab by David Kratsch
Dec 31 2007 Mt Hood Meadows, A-zone step type slab avalanche at top of Heather Canyon, explosive release by Dave Baker
Dec 15 2007 Crystal Mtn BC, Bullion Basin, rain runnels and underlying weak snow by John Mauro
Dec 03 2007 Mt Hood Meadows A-zone 6-10 ft slab by Nicholi Stoyanoff
Dec 03 2007 N Oregon Cascades--Mt Hood Meadows A-zone 6-10 ft slab by Nicholi Stoyanoff
Dec 01 2007 Facets over old crust at Skyline Rdg, Mt Rainier by William Tyler
Dec 01 2007 Weak faceted snowpack at Skyline Rdg, Mt Rainer by William Tyler
Oct 23 2007 Washington Pass early season snowpack by Mike Stanford
Oct 23 2007 North WA Cascades_El Dorado Glacier by John Scurlock
Oct 23 2007 North WA Cascades_El Dorado Peak avalvanche by John Scurlock