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Date: 2015-12-19
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Cooke City, Beartooth Mountains, Sheep Mountain
State: MT
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 3 snowmobilers caught, 2 partly buried, 2 buried and 1 killed

A group of four riders were on the southeast face of Sheep Mountain when one rider became stuck. At approximately 1300hrs snowmobilers triggered an avalanche that partly buried one rider and buried two others. For details, click the GNFAC link below.

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Posted: 23 Dec 2015 @ 1045MST