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Date: 2009-10-31
Submitted By: GNFAC
Place: Granite Peak in the Tobacco Roots
State: MT
Country: USA
Summary: 3 skiers caught

Three skiers were caught in an avalanche on the east face of Granite Peak in the Tobacco Root Mountains. All were caught on their ascent and spit out of the avalanche as it carried them over a talus slope.

Link to a report written by those involved:

www.mtavalanche.com