VIDEO: Watch avalanche on Ajax Peak as seen from downtown Telluride
TELLURIDE — Avalanche control work Thursday near Telluride brought down an avalanche on Ajax Peak as people watched from Colorado Avenue.
Bombs were dropped from helicopters to induce these slides.
In this video, the avalanches start at about 30 seconds.
Work began last week in preparation for a new 240-unit apartment complex in Avon. t’s the first major construction on the Traer Creek property in 13 years, since the completion of the Traer Creek Plaza building.