Cornice Fall in Leavitt Lake

Location Name: 
Leavitt Lake
Region: 
BWRA
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Sun, 03/27/2022 - 12:46
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Observation made by: Avalanche Specialist
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Loose/Point-Release
Trigger type: 
Natural
Aspect: 
Northeast
Weak Layer: 
Old Snow
Terrain: 
Above Treeline
Elevation: 
10 400ft.
Bed Surface: 
Unknown
Number of similar avalanches: 
2
Number of partial burials: 
0
Number of full burials: 
0
Did the avalanche hit a building, vehicle, or structure?: 
No
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We rode into Leavitt Lkae area to get a visual on all aspects above tree line.  We saw some small pont relases near cliff bands but a large roller ball cuaght our attention from affar, after furthe investigation it debris from a cornice that had fallen above Leavitt Lake.

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