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Avalanche Kills Skier On Imp Peak In Madison Range In SW Montana (UPDATED)

Madison Range, Montana - On Saturday, October 7, 2017 a backcountry skier was caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche while approaching the North...
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Hong Kong Mountaineer Killed By Avalanche On Eiger In Switzerland (Updated)

Eiger, Switzerland - On Thursday, September 21, 2017 a group of four mountaineers from Hong Kong were struck by falling rock, snow, and debris...
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Avalanche Kills Dutch Hiker In Berchtesgaden Alps In Germany

Berchtesgaden Alps, Germany - On Thursday, September 21, 2017 a 24-year-old Dutch hiker was killed in an avalanche in the Berchtesgaden Alps in southern...
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3 Mountaineers Killed In Avalanche On Piramide In Cordillera Blanca In Peruvian Andes

Cordillera Blanca, Peru - Three mountaineers were killed by an "avalanche of ice blocks"on Piramide de Garcilaso in the Cordillera Blanca in the Ancash...

Watch Avalanche Footage From Peak Lenin

This avalanche footage was taken on Peak Lenin on the Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan border. Luckily no one died in this avalanche, but they did...
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2 Mountaineers Presumed Dead After Avalanche On Mazeno Ridge On Nanga Parbat

Nanga Parbat, Himalayas - In June 2017, Alberto Zerain of Spain and Mariano Galvan from Argentina went missing while attempting the 2nd ascent of...
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Avalanche Kills Mountaineer On Grossglockner In Austria

Grossglockner, Austria - On Saturday, June 3, 2017 a 31-year-old mountaineer was killed in an early morning avalanche while climbing the Aschenbrennerroute on the north...
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Man Killed In Avalanche While Collecting “Himalayan Viagra” In Nepal

Darchula, Nepal - On Thursday, June 1, 2017  an avalanche struck a group of yarsagumba harvesters in the Himalaya Mountains in the Darchula District in northwestern Nepal.Six...
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Avalanche Kills Ski Mountaineer In Vallon du Clou In Savoy, France

Vallon du Clou, France - On Saturday, May 20, 2017 a mountaineer was killed in an avalanche at roughly 2600 meters in the Vallon...
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Avalanche Kills Road Worker In Tusheti, Georgia

Tusheti, Georgia - On Sunday, May 15, 2017 a road worker was killed in an avalanche while clearing the road from Pshavi to Omalo...