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No injuries reported in massive landslide from B.C.’s Joffre Peak

Landslide at Joffre peak, no injuries or fatalities reported
WATCH: Landslide at Joffre peak, no injuries or fatalities reported

Provincial officials are still taking stock after a huge landslide sheared tonnes of rock from Joffre Peak, near the popular Joffre Lakes Provincial Park.

Pictures and video from the scene show a massive, grey trail of rock debris coming from the collapsed northeast face of the peak and extending glacier-like far into the valley below.

Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
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Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
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Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters
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Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide.
Aerial photos captured by Blackcomb Helicopters show the massive scale of the slide. Ken Nickel / Blackcomb Helicopters

Both Emergency Preparedness B.C. and the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District say it appears no one was hurt in the slide.

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The landslide appears to have taken place Sunday night as the result of a slope destabilization, according to SLRD emergency program director Sarah Morgan.

She said the slide occurred on Crown land and into the Cerise Creek drainage — away from Joffre Lakes Provincial Park.

Morgan said the district is in communication with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations and was waiting to see if a geotechnical engineer was being deployed.