Avalanche on the way to Heartstrings

South Coast Inland

jtshier , Friday 5th February, 2021 11:00PM

Avalanche

Triggered ascending the ridge towards Heartstrings. Noticed a hard windslab within the top 10cms. When the avalanche was triggered, it stepped down to the persistent weak layer from last weekend's storm. One skier was caught and partially buried. No injuries.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN