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New Zealander Killed In Avalanche In Niseko In Hokkaido, Japan (UPDATED)

Hokkaido, Japan - On Saturday, February 25, 2017 Sam Kerr, a 35-year-old snowboard guide from New Zealand, was killed in an avalanche while riding...
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Avalanche Hits Road And Kills Local Driver In Svaneti, Georgia

Svaneti, Georgia - On Wednesday, December 21, 2016 a local resident was killed in an avalanche in the Greater Caucasus Mountain range of the...
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Snowmobiler Killed In Avalanche In Idaho

Snowmobiler Dies In Avalanche In Idaho Near Brundage Mountain | 12th US Avalanche Fatality In January 2016 At approximately 2:30 PM on Sunday, January 31 2016, Kirk Bradley...
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Skier Killed In Avalanche On Todorka Peak Near Bansko, Bulgaria

Bansko, Bulgaria - On Friday, March 17, 2017 a skier was caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche near Todorka Peak in the Pirin...
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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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Man Lucky To Be Alive After Avalanche Above Lake Alta In Remarkables Backcountry Near...

Remarkables, New Zealand - At 3:12 PM on July 25 a man triggered a large avalanche above Lake Alta in the backcountry near the Remarkables...
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Avalanche Kills Two Czech Snowshoers In Salzburg, Austria (UPDATED)

Salzburg, Austria - On January 22, 2017 four snowshoers, ages 30 to 40, from the Czech Republic were caught in an avalanche while snowshoeing...
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Ski Mountaineer Killed In Avalanche On Pizzo Stella In Italy

Deadly Avalanche On Pizzo Stella Kills Backcountry Skier In Italy Pizzo Stella, Italy - At around noon on Thursday, May 5, 2016 two ski mountaineers...
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Avalanche Kills Solo Scrambler On Mount Lawson In Kananaskis Country, Alberta

Solo Scrambler Killed In Avalanche On Mount Lawson In Kananaskis Country While Descending From Summit Mount Lawson, Kananaskis Country, Alberta, Canada - On May 23, 2016 a...
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5 Snowshoers Killed After 500-Meter Fall On Mount Harvey Near Lions Bay, British Columbia...

Lions Bay, British Columbia - On Saturday, April 8, 2017 a group of snowshoers were killed after a cornice failed on a popular trail on Mount Harvey...