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Date: 2010-12-29
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Place: Big Creek, NE of Calder, Shoshone County
State: ID
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed

Reported in the Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center's advisory for December 31st:

The incident occurred on 12-29-10 in the East Fork Big Creek drainage to the northeast of Calder, Id. One individual triggered an avalanche while high-marking in a N-NE facing bowl at about 5,500 feet. Avalanche conditions were high during the day of this accident

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