- Hospital Creek
- Location Description
- Approximately 12km NE of Golden
- 51.38192 °, -116.87889 °
- 2200 m
- Party of two were travelling up a small drainage. One turned into a side drainage and was caught in a size two slab avalanche. Burial depth of approximately three metres suggests a terrain trap was involved, likely a creek or gully feature.
|Date/Time||Size||Type||Trigger||Elevation||Aspect||Slab width||Slab Thickness|
|2.0||S||Ma||2200 m||N||50 m||-|
|Present Temp||Max Temp||Min Temp||24hr Trend||Wind Speed||Wind Direction||Sky Condition||Precipitation Type & Intensity|
|Snowpack||24hr Snow||Storm Snow||Storm Date|
Snowpack Comment: AST instructor assisting with rescue suspected January 15 surface was failure layer.
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