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6 Avalanche Books That Every Backcountry Enthusiast Should Read

If you're planning to head into the backcountry this winter, you need to be avy-savvy. One great way to boost your knowledge about snow...
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Two Indian Soldiers Killed In Avalanche On Siachen Glacier In Kashmir

Avalanche On Siachen Glacier Kills Two Indian Soldiers While On Patrol Siachen Glacier, Kashmir, India - At approximately 8 AM on Friday, March 25, 2016...
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Backcountry Skier Injured In Avalanche In Crazy Mountains, Montana

Crazy Mountains, Montana - On Sunday, April 30, 2017 a backcountry skier was injured in an avalanche in the Crazy Mountains of Montana.The skier...

Mountaineers Retreat From K2 After Massive Avalanche Hits Camp III

Large Avalanche On K2 Destroys Tents, Fixed Lines, and Food/Oxygen Caches | Ends Climbing Season On K2 For Most Climbers K2 - On Saturday, July...
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5 Rescued, 4 Killed After Avalanche On Huascaran In Peruvian Andes (UPDATED)

Nine Mountain Climbers Caught In Avalanche On Huascaran In the Andes of Peru | 5 Rescued Alive, 4 Missing And Presumed Dead Huascaran, Peru - On Tuesday,...
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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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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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Avalanche Kills Snow Biker In Flat Tops Wilderness In Colorado

Flat Tops Wilderness, Colorado - On Tuesday, February 14, 2017 two backcountry snow bikers were caught in an avalanche near West Lost Lake in the...
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Skier Killed In Avalanche On Balmhorn In Valais, Switzerland

Balmhorn, Switzerland - On Wednesday, February 22, 2017 a 36-year-old ski tourer from Zurich was caught and killed in an avalanche while descending the south...
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Avalanche Kills Backcountry Skier In Bernese Oberland Of Switzerland

Backcountry Ski Tourer Dies In Slab Avalanche Near Iffgenalp in the Swiss Alps Bernese Oberland, Switzerland - On the morning of March 26, 2016 a...