Natural wet slab West side Bridger

Truman Gulch
Bridger Range
Code
WS-N-R2-D2.5-O
Elevation
8000
Aspect
W
Latitude
45.80820
Longitude
-110.93700
Notes

Crown first observed from Gallatin valley with Binoculars on 4/18/19. This was first clear day in a couple weeks. Heavy rain up to 8,500' on 4/7-4/8 and above freezing temperatures created large wet slides. This likely ran during that time.

Number of slides
1
Number caught
0
Number buried
0
Avalanche Type
Wet slab avalanche
Trigger
Natural trigger
R size
2
D size
2.5
Bed Surface
O - Old snow
Problem Type
Wet Snow
Slab Thickness
36.0 inches
Vertical Fall
1500ft
Slab Width
200.00ft
Slab Thickness units
inches