December 27, 2021
December 28, 2021
Zone or Region:
Crystal Backcountry (Bullion Basin area)
Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes
Was it intentional? No
Size 2: Could bury, injure, or kill a person
Accidentally cut loose a large (D2) cornice on Crown Point ridge, which entrained dry loose snow and ran all the way to the bottom of the slope. The cornice bomb did not trigger any other snow movement besides the snow in its path.