Detailed Accident Report
Submitted By: AAA
Place: Wallowa Mountains, near Cornucopia, Little Eagle Meadow
Summary: 5 backcountry skiers caught, 2 partly buried, 2 injured and 2 killed
Around noon Tuesday February 11 a group of 8 backcountry skiers were on a
guided backcountry outing. 5 in the party were involved in the avalanche
when it came to rest.
From the Wallowa Avalanche Center and available through the CAIC repository: avalanche.state.co.us
Baker County Sheriff press release: www.bakersheriff.org
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 at 2335 MST.
Updated: 12 Feb 2014 at 1545 MST for Baker County SO press release.
Updated: 9 Mar 2014 at 1529 MDT to update numbers caught and for link to report.