2010 Saddle Peak Avalanche: Sidecountry Challenges, Misconceptions, and Lessons

Submitted by Doug Chabot on Thu, 09/30/2010 - 07:31

On February 16th, 2010 a person accidentally kicked off a cornice that triggered a large slide on Saddle Peak immediately outside Bridger Bowl’s boundary. This slide narrowly missed killing several people, and the immense snow cloud was seen throughout the ski area.

Proceedings of the 2010 ISSW
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