January 29, 2023
February 1, 2023
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The Pyramid - Fairview Mountain
Did you observe any avalanches? Yes
Size 2: Could bury, injure, or kill a person
The east face of the Pyramid (eastern point of Fairview Mountain), viewed from the Williams Lake summer trail. Uppermost crown estimated to be 200ft wide (using CalTopo); based on avg. tree height, avg. depth of snowpack, and considering that it looks like it slid near the ground, depth estimated to be up to 1.5m. Ran full path of the E-face of the Pyramid, depositing debris below the cliffband. Unknown release date.