Monday, March 03, 2014

Massive Controlled Avalanche

With over 10 feet of snow in 10 days, conditions were ripe to do some helicopter avalanche control work above the backside of Stevens Pass in Skykomish, WA on February 26, 2014. Here's a behind the scenes look at the avy control process and stunning video of a massive slide in all its terrible glory.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Why would someone do this?
Maybe somebody is walking down there ,and what about the trees?...