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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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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,...

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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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...
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Avalanche Kills 2 Off Piste Skiers Near St. Anton, Austria (UPDATED)

St. Anton, Austria - On Friday, March 17, 2017 two skiers were caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche in the Hinterrendl area near...
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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 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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Off Piste Avalanche Kills Skier In Arosa, Switzerland

Swiss Man Killed In Off Piste Avalanche In Plessur Alps of Switzerland Near Arosa Arosa, Switzerland - On Sunday, April 3, 2016 a 55-year-old Swiss man was killed...
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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...