- Haines Pass-Mineral Mtn
- Location Description
- NW of Haines Pass
- -136.65981 °, 59.54870 °
- 1600 m
- Backcountry Skiing
- While skiing on steep rib feature, an athlete on a film shoot triggered a small loose dry avalanche. Skied or possibly swept over small cliff off planned line of descent. Landed in flat spot/hollow and buried by small avalanche that came over cliff from behind. Possibly a very thin soft slab may have been involved as well as loose snow avalanche.
|Date/Time||Size||Type||Trigger||Elevation||Aspect||Slab width||Slab Thickness|
|2016-04-20 10:30||1||L||S||1600 m||ne||-||-|
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Weather Comment: Clear and calm at time of accident.
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