Incident Report

Saturday January 30, 2021 - Mt Matchlee - Quatchka Ridge

INFORMATION Activity Snowshoeing

Number involved: 1 Terrain shape at trigger point: Convex Snow depth at trigger point Variable

Terrain trap Slope transition or bench

GROUP DETAILS Total in the group? 3

People fully buried? 1 COMMENTS Went down the right side of a gully and around 2/3 of the way down one of us started to cut across. The snow was hard and icy on the edge but as you got more out in the open it got deeper. That’s when it broke free. Person buried upwards of 10mins. Eventually uncovered by remaining party.