Site of Fatal Avalanche: Silken Falls

Site of Fatal Avalanche: Silken Falls

This is the 120m ice flow that the avalanche swept over in Hyalite Canyon.  A pocket of wind blown was triggered by a party above which swept Guy Lacelle to his death.

 

 

This image is from the following advisory:
GNFAC Avalanche Advisory for Fri Dec 11, 2009
GNFAC Avalanche Advisory for Sat Dec 12, 2009
Hyalite Avalanche Fatality