Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: CAIC
Place: West side of the Snowy Range
Summary: 1 snowmobiler buried and killed
1 snowmobiler buried and killed on 12/26 on the west side of the Snowy
Range in south-central WY. The avalanche occurred on a 40-45 degree slope on a NW aspect. The
victim did not carry avalanche rescue gear. More info when it becomes available. This is the
4th US fatality of the season.