CAIC: Colorado Avalanche Information Center

2018/01/10 - Idaho - Near Reas Peak, Centennial Range

Published 2018/01/11 by Spencer Logan - Forecaster, CAIC


Avalanche Details

  • Location: Near Reas Peak, Centennial Range
  • State: Idaho
  • Date: 2018/01/10
  • Time: Unknown
  • Summary Description: 1 snowmobiler killed
  • Primary Activity: Snowmobiler
  • Primary Travel Mode: Snowmobile

Number

  • Caught: 0
  • Fully Buried: 0
  • Injured: 0
  • Killed: 1

Avalanche

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  • Trigger: --
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  • Size - Relative to Path: --
  • Size - Destructive Force: --
  • Sliding Surface: --

Site

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  • Site Elevation: --
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Accident Summary

PRELIMINARY: A snowmobiler was killed in an avalanche on 1/10/18. Party members located the snowmobile, but not the rider. The body was recovered the morning of 1/11.

EastIdahoNews report