This page displays avalanche incidents reported to the Sierra Avalanche Center that have occurred in the backcountry and involve a person caught, buried, and/or injuried.
Date and time of observation or avalanche occurrence Location Region Observation Type Photos Snowpack, Avalanche, Weather Videos Snowpit videos (tests, etc) Number of people caught Observation made by
01/28/2010 - 11:30 Mt. Lincoln Donner Summit Area Avalanche Observation
2 Forecaster
01/26/2010 - 15:59 South face Mt Rose Mount Rose Area Avalanche Observation 1 Public
01/26/2010 - 08:10 Donner Peak Donner Summit Area Avalanche Observation
3 Public
12/30/2009 - 17:00 Angora Peak Desolation Wilderness Area (including Emerald Bay) Avalanche Observation 1 Public