30 Dec 2011

Van Horlick Creek Area

Yesterday afternoon on Vantage Ridge a size 2 avalanche involvement resulted in a fatality. A group of 4 people were ski touring in the area, on their second run the individual was caught in the slide and swept into some trees.

For the latest avalanche advisory click here:Avalanche advisory
Locally we received 11 cm of new snow at 1550 meters, Teperature at 2280 meters was -8.5 with south winds at 70 KPH.