PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. (AP) — Mount Washington has recorded its first avalanche of the season.
Snow rangers say a climber descending Yale Gully on Monday triggered a small avalanche below him.READ MORE: NH Police Searching For Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Elijah Lewis
The rangers advised that traveling through small snowfields can put hikers into or underneath unstable snow.READ MORE: Case Of Rat-Borne Bacterial Disease Identified In Boston
A general avalanche advisory for the mountain, which has the highest peak in the Northeast United States at 6,288 feet, expires at midnight Thursday.
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