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COVER: Avalanche awareness, education necessary for safe winter activities

Colorado leads the U.S. in avalanche fatalities. Most deadly avalanches are started by the people involved. Travel in avalanche terrain—which is almost inevitable if you take part in Colorado’s abundant winter snow activities—can be dangerous. 1,481 more words

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BRP invites Minnesota snowmobilers to participate in free avalanche awareness seminars

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – October 13, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –  For the sixth straight year, BRP (TSX: DOO) is taking the lead in promoting avalanche education and awareness by sponsoring nearly 60 free seminars throughout North America. 458 more words


Stob Corie nan Lochan

Today was the 1st of 3 days with Richard in the winter hills.  The original plan was to summit Bidean nam Bian but with 100mph winds forecast all day that was out the window.  186 more words

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We have had a lot of snow this winter and the avalanche dangers are extremely high. We felt this was a good time to review how to survive and avalanche. 1,045 more words


Avalanche Awareness day for Mountain festival

Today I was working with Max to deliver an avalanche awareness day on Aonach Mor for the Fort William Mountain Festival.

The day started inside going through the strategies of planning a day in the hills in winter by looking at information that is available on the weather, snow conditions and proposed terrain. 191 more words

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Avalanches - Avoiding Catastrophe

Every backcountry skier and snowboarder’s worst fear is getting eaten up by one of mother nature’s most unforgiving element, but this is one aspect of her realm that we can predict and educate ourselves to best avoid it. 198 more words


Polaris Partnership with UAC for 2014/15

Friends of the Utah Avalanche Center – a 501(c) (3) organization &

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2014/2015 Partnership Proposal

Utah Avalanche Center Mission Statement:

Keeping people on top of the Greatest Snow on Earth instead of buried beneath it. 842 more words

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