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Avalanche Injures Skier In Sun Valley Backcountry

Backcountry Skier Seriously Injured After Avalanche In Idaho According to the Sawtooth Avalanche Center, a backcountry skier was seriously injured in an avalanche in the...

Skier Survives Full Avalanche Burial In Stevens Pass Backcountry

Skier Lucky To Be Alive After Avalanche Near Stevens Pass On Sunday, December 6, 2015, two skiers left the Stevens Pass ski area boundaries in...
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Polish Mountain Guide Dies In Avalanche In Slovak High Tatras

Two Polish climbers were caught in an avalanche in the Zlomisk Valley in the High Tatras Mountain Range in Slovakia on December 3, 2015....
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Snowmobiler Survives Full Burial In Alaskan Avalanche

Buried Snowmobiler Rescued By Companions In Eastern Alaska Range AvalancheAccording to a report from AlaskaSnow.org, a snowmobiler in the Eastern Alaska Range in the...
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This Week’s Backcountry News – November 29, 2015

Do you know what happened in the mountains this week? Here’s a selection of news, articles, posts, videos, photos, and other cool things from the...
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Colorado Brothers Trigger Massive Avalanches – Both Escape Separately

One Brother Triggers Massive Avalanche, Other Brother Triggers Second Slide During Rescue Attempt | Both Survive And Escape While Thinking The Other Was Dead Two brothers...
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Avalanche Closes Alaska’s Hatcher Pass Road | One Backcountry Skier Missing

Alaska's Hatcher Pass Road Buried In 12-15 Feet Of Snow | Unstable Snow Conditions Hamper Search Efforts On November 24, 2015 the Hatcher Pass Avalanche...
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Avalanche Killed Missing Hiker In Sierra Nevada | 1st Avalanche Fatality of 2015/16

Body Of Missing UCLA Graduate Student Found In Avalanche Debris in California On Saturday, November 21, 2015, Search and Rescue groups found the body of hiker...

Backcountry Skier Injured In Avalanche In Summit County, Colorado

Multiple Avalanches Reported In Colorado Backcountry | One Skier Injured In Large Slide On Bald Mountain Colorado has been pummeled by snow so far this...

Avanet App Provides Crowdsourced Backcountry Observations For All

Download The Avanet App And Build A Global Mountain Community The Avanet app gives backcountry users a way to share real-time, geo-tagged, observations and information...