Detailed Observation

LocationEastern Alaska Range
ObserverDavid Hickle

General Observations

Sledded up McCallum Creek, then skiied out of the drainage up one of the side bowls.  Several feet of powder in the drainage, on the plateau and in the bowl.  Some slides observed on N facing slopes, none on S facing slopes.  Snow pit revealed a right side up snowpack for 2-3′ to a knife hard windboard that extended past 120 cm depth (S facing slope).  No observed weak layer below that wind board

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Weather Observations

Observed Avalanche Activity