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...
Mount Cook National Park, New Zealand

This Week’s Backcountry News – November 22, 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...

Massive Glacier Collapse In Mount Cook National Park Caught On Camera

Skier Films Glacier Collapse And Avalanche In New Zealand Ryan Taylor, 22, of Christchurch, New Zealand was in the right place at the right time. On...
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Squaw Valley Installs Gazex Inertia Exploder For Avalanche Control

Squaw Valley To Control Headwall Terrain With  Gazex Inertia Exploder Squaw Valley Ski Resort in Olympic Valley, California unveiled their new avalanche control device, the Gazex...
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Submit Your Ski Tracks To MSU’s Snow And Avalanche Lab

Montana State University Seeks Backcountry Skiers And Riders To Help With Avalanche Research Project Heading into the backcountry to make some turns? The Snow and...

Know Before You Go Avalanche Video

Watch The Know Before You Go Avalanche Video Dedicate your life to the pursuit of backcountry snowsports and eventually you will lose someone you care about in...
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This Week’s Backcountry News – November 15, 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 that we...
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Snowboarder Survives Avalanche In Canada’s Glacier National Park

1 Backcountry Skier and 1 Snowboarder Caught In Size 3 Avalanche On Bruins Ridge Near Rogers Pass In British Columbia At around 2:35 PM on Sunday, November...
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Backcountry Skier Partially Buried In Hatcher Pass Avalanche

Human Triggered Avalanche Buries Skier Up To His Chest On Friday, November 6, 2015, a backcountry skier triggered an avalanche on Hatch Peak near Hatcher Pass...