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Mont Blanc Avalanche Kills Two Lithuanian Climbers

Male and Female Lithuanian Climbers Die In Avalanche On Mont Blanc In French Alps A group of three Lithuanian climbers were caught in an avalanche on...
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Snowmachiner Dies In Hatcher Pass Avalanche

Avalanche Fatality On Hatcher Pass In Alaska's Talkeetna Mountains Update 1/6/2016: Here is a link to the official report from the Hatcher Pass Avalanche Center. The...
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AAC President Doug Walker Killed In Avalanche

Doug Walker's Body Found In Avalanche Debris On Granite Mountain In Washington's Cascades The American Alpine Club wrote on January 1, 2016, "We are deeply saddened...
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SNOTEL Data: The Current Western US Snowpack – January 1, 2016

Happy New Years! Hope you're ready to make 2016 your best year yet. Did you make any New Year's Resolutions? So far winter is...
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Skier Triggered Avalanche Traps Cars On Teton Pass

Three Cars Trapped On Teton Pass Due To Skier Triggered Avalanche According to Teton Gravity Research, on December 23, 2015, three cars were trapped after...
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Two Snowmobilers Buried In Avalanche At Teton Pass

Close Call On Christmas Eve When Two Snowmobilers Survived An Avalanche In Horseshoe Bowl On Teton Pass Two lucky snowmobilers survived being buried in a...
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Avalanche Carries Snowboarder Into Tree Well In Whistler Backcountry

Snowboarder Survives Getting Caught In Avalanche And Buried In Tree Well While Riding Powder Out Of Bounds Near Whistler On Sunday, December 20, 2015, Colin...
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Snowbasin Ski Patroller Injured In Avalanche During Control Work

Avalanche Injures Ski Patroller At Snowbasin Resort During Control Work On December 22, 2015, a veteran ski patroller at Snowbasin Resort in the Wasatch Moutains...
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Lost Backcountry Skiers Found Safe After Missing Star Wars Opening

Missing Star Wars Opening Leads To Search For Lost Backcountry Skiers Two backcountry skiers went for a ski tour on the Dolomite Peak circuit near...
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Backcountry Skier Missing Near Snoqualmie Pass In Washington

Experienced Backcountry Skier Missing Since December 19, 2015 Near Snoqualmie Pass Backcountry skier Monty Busbee, 43, of Maple Valley, has been missing near Washington's Snoqualmie...