Welcome to SP!  -

Massive avalanche on Liberty...

[ Sizes: Orig | Med | Small | Thumb ]
Massive avalanche on Liberty...
Massive avalanche on Liberty Wall


[ Post a Comment ]
Viewing: 1-6 of 6    

BorClap clap!


Voted 10/10

At the right time on the right place! Amazing photo! How loud was out there at the time of avalanche? :-)
Posted May 19, 2005 1:42 pm

edlinsRe: Clap clap!


Hasn't voted

Scary thing is, I've seen other photos like this from the same spot. If you're at TR on a warm afternoon, you have a good chance of seeing this. It was pretty loud, perhaps like a 747 taking off from a mile away (kinda hard to estimate, but it shook the ground slightly).
Posted May 19, 2005 2:53 pm

Erik BeelerNice Shot

Erik Beeler

Voted 10/10

Looks like you were probably at the Thumb? Looks familiar. Liberty Wall waited till we we done and back at the bottom looking up till it avalanched for us. Willis avalanched the whole time we were there over and over.
Posted Dec 5, 2006 3:51 pm

edlinsRe: Nice Shot


Hasn't voted

Thanks - this was at the Thumb. Good eye.
Posted Jan 15, 2007 6:44 pm

Ski MountaineerNice!

Ski Mountaineer

Voted 10/10

Nice indeed. When was this picture taken? I will move likely to Vancouver in September, so I am curious about peaks in the area
Posted Dec 5, 2006 4:30 pm

edlinsRe: Nice!


Hasn't voted

Thanks! This was taken in the late afternoon on Thursday, May 12, 2005. Rainier is the only peak I've been on the in the PacNW.
Posted Jan 15, 2007 6:45 pm

Viewing: 1-6 of 6    

Rate This Image
Current Score: 95.3

Log In To Vote
[ View 52 Votes | Post Comment ]  
 Mount Rainier (Mountain/Rock)

Mt. Rainier (2015)

#34 of 2018
Above 13k ft on the DC route...

 edlins's Image Gallery

You are at
the First

#1 of 97
Ascending the upper Kelso...

 Liberty Ridge, May 11-14 2005 (Trip Report)

 Avalanches (Album)

Image Data
edlinsSubmitted by edlins
on May 16, 2005 4:24 pm

Image ID: 105360
Hits: 10786 
Lat/Lon: 46.85280°N / 121.759°W
Object Title: Massive avalanche on Liberty...