Climbed/skied Pt. 7180 between Marion and Dickey Creeks to look for wind slabs.
Essex to Marion Lake, Pt. 7180, descend to Dickey Creek and out
Triggered by third skier ski-cutting top of slope. Skier cut across corner of convexity other skiers avoided. His track a few feet from other tracks. 4-10" crown, F at surface, 4F at base of slab. Debris ran far and fast due to slope angle. Nice little powder cloud.
Triggered by 4th skier, who drifted just skier's right of previous tracks onto slope less sheltered from wind. Debris ran fast and put up another small powder cloud. Debris soft enough to ski.
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