Avalanche Awareness

Articles: 4

Whether you're mountaineering, skiing, snowboarding or snowshoeing in snow-covered mountains, you'll face varying degrees of avalanche risk. In this series, we've partnered with experts at the Northwest Avalanche Center to cover the basics of avalanches. We'll cover how to identify avalanche terrain, how to read an avalanche forecast and provide a basic overview of topics covered in an avalanche rescue class.