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.

Location Region Date and time of observation Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph Avalanche photos Avalanche observation video
Castle Peak North Bowl Donner Summit Area 12/16/2014 - 20:21
North east of Grouse Rock Blackwood Canyon or Ward Canyon Area 12/16/2014 - 13:23
Couloir above Round Top Lake Carson Pass Area 12/01/2014 - 15:15 20142101 Carson Pass, CA, Round Top Avalanche
North bowl Carson Pass Area 03/31/2014 - 13:03
Below Grouse Rock Blackwood Canyon or Ward Canyon Area 03/27/2014 - 07:35
Red Lake Peak Carson Pass Area 02/17/2014 - 10:00
Mt. Rose Highway Mount Rose Area 03/09/2013 - 12:30
Coon Creek cirque Donner Summit Area 03/07/2013 - 15:59 Castle peak avalanche near miss March 7, 2013 #1Castle peak avalanche near miss March 7, 2013 #2Castle peak avalanche near miss March 7, 2013 #3Castle peak avalanche near miss March 7, 2013 #4
Frog Lake Ridge Carson Pass Area 01/05/2013 - 13:30
Cisco Butte, West Face and Gullies Donner Summit Area 01/05/2013 - 09:00
Echo Peak Echo Summit Area 12/29/2012 - 13:10 Echo12-30-12 Echo Peak Avalanche Overview
Donner Peak Donner Summit Area 12/29/2012 - 10:45
Upper Cold Stream Canyon Cabin Creek, Deep Creek, or Pole Creek Area 03/20/2012 - 12:00
Forestdale Divide Carson Pass Area 03/02/2012 - 15:30 Snowmobiler triggered avalanche near Lost Lakes
Polaris Point Blackwood Canyon or Ward Canyon Area 03/01/2012 - 13:30 2012 03 02 Polaris Point 0092012 03 02 Polaris Point 016

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