Tunnel Creek Avalanche

Lizard Range and Flathead

m.lewis434 , Wednesday 10th February, 2021 5:50PM

Snow conditions were: Deep powder. Weather conditions were: Cold. We rode: Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Convex slopes, Open trees. Riding quality was amazing.


Group of 2 skied very similar lines, skiers right of the open slope feature on Sunnyside. Second skier triggered a size 1.5 avalanche when venturing out closer to the convexity. Slab failed approx 40-50 cm deep on surface hoar/facets. approx 25m wide and ran approx 350m. No persons buried or injured.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN