Abineau Canyon Avalanche - San Francisco Peaks, Arizona

Abineau Canyon Avalanche

Heavy snowfall from the 2004-2005 season led to this massive avalanche in Northern Arizona's San Francisco Peaks. This photo is taken about midway up Abineau Canyon, showing a debris path which extends nearly a mile. Thousands of trees were destroyed—an unforgettable display of an avalanche's destructive force.