There is currently a skier missing in the Eastern Sierras near Tioga Pass, CA. This skier, Boris Avdeev, is suspected to have been skiing in the Dana Couloir/Cocaine Chute area off Mt. Dana/Dana Plateau just East of Tioga Pass in Yosemite, CA on the weekend of April 20-22, 2012.
Boris’ car has been parked at the Poole power plant campground (just east of Tioga Pass) for over two weeks. There was a note on the car reading “Dana Couloir/Cocaine Chute” and dated “Friday”, which is suspected to have been Friday April 20th, 2012.
A search and rescue was launched yesterday morning and is currently on the ground continuing the search.
If you have any information about this missing skier, please call the Mono County Sheriff at (760) 932-7549
MISSING SKIER DETAILS:
– Name = Boris Avdeev
– Missing since Friday April 20th, 2012
– Likely was skiing Dana Couloir and/or Cocaine Chute in the Tioga Pass/Mt. Dana area (see map below)
– Please Call (760) 932-7549 if you have any information