January 21, 2021
January 22, 2021
Zone or Region:
North Peace Chute
Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes
Was it intentional? Yes
Size 2: Could bury, injure, or kill a person
Top of North Peace Chute, on a convex rollover. S-SE facing aspect, ~35 degree steepness. 6-12" deep, maybe 20' wide. Ran through the choke of Peace Chute from top of North Peace Chute.
Did you see shooting cracks? No
Did you experience collapsing or whumpfing? Yes, Isolated
Skinning up to the top of North Peace Chute, on a convex rollover that had been getting sunshine for ~ 1 hour or less, triggered this slide - was able to ski / slide out of it. No injuries.