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Incident Details

Date
2012-03-06
Location
Coast Mountains, Grizzly Lake
Location Description
Province
BC
Mountain Range
Coast Mountains
Coordinates
50.1278 123.255 Lat/Long Decimal Degrees
Elevation
1700m
Activity
Snowmobiling
Involvement
1
Injury
-
Fatality
1
Description
Veteran snowmobilers highmarking on 300m high moraine feature.
Date/time Size Type Trigger Elevation Aspect Slab width Slab thickness
2012-03-06 15:10 3 S M 1700 e 525m 120cm
Present Temp Max Temp Min Temp 24hr Trend Wind Speed Wind Direction Sky Condition Precipitation Type & Intensity
- - - U U U U None
Weather comment
Weather station 7km north of accident site recorded 54cm new snow and moderate SE winds in 48 hours prior to avalanche.
Snowpack 24hr Snow Storm Snow Storm Date
- - - -
Snowpack comment
Document Date Title Source
2012-03-12 image Wayne Flann

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