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Date: 1999-02-06
Submitted By: Dale Atkins; CAIC
Place: Cumberland Pass; 25 miles East of Crested Butte
State: CO
Country: USA
Fatalities: 3
Summary: 4 caught, 1 partly buried, 3 buried and killed. (2 skiers, 1 snowmobiler)

Group was using snowmobiles to access backcountry skiing.

No confirmed details.

Will update post on Monday 2/8/99.