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Date: 2011-12-31
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Cooke City, Henderson Mountain, Fisher Creek
State: MT
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed

Early report from GNAFC: "The crown was 1-4 feet deep, 300-400 feet wide and ran a total of 1,200 vertical feet (photo mtavalanche.com , video www.youtube.com ). The rider was buried 2-3 feet deep and was recovered within 10-15 minutes."

Here is the GNAFC report: www.mtavalanche.com