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Winter: Not an Appropriate Nesting Season

Sad news from the duckling front, we’ve lost five of them. Turns out having baby birds in winter is not a smart idea. The ducks really screwed that one up. 284 more words


WATCH: Ski Cut Triggers Significant Avalanche On Mount St Helens

Avalanche conditions are downright scary all across the west right now and we’re strongly urging that backcountry enthusiasts make conservative terrain choices this weekend. #KBYG… 6 more words


VIDEO: Seperated By An Avalanche, Ski Partners Thought One Another Had Died

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Avalanche news continues to flood in after this past week’s storm and perhaps no story is as remarkable as one involving two friends who’d thought each other had died in an avalanche near Alta… 114 more words


Colorado Backcountry Skier Triggers Massive Avalanche Near Crested Butte

Another close call in Colorado and another skier emerges from what appears to be a significant avalanche on Red Lady Bowl off Mount Emmons near Crested Butte, CO. 1,097 more words


10 Human-Triggered Avalanches Reported In The Tetons Over The Weekend

While backcountry skiing, riding, and snowmobiling all rise in popularity, avalanche forecasters are beginning to see a spike in early season incidents.

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Death Tree: The Story Of How I Could Have Died Before Even Graduating From College

It’s February of 2016. It’s cold, but not unseasonably so. Cold enough, however, that you feel it in your bones, especially if you’re spending the entirety of the weekend outside, like we are. 1,443 more words