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Avalanche Education

Be Aware of Depth Hoar

The large grains of sugary snow are still an avalanche hazard in springtime snowpack, especially this year

The Dresden Face in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah. When a wet slab releases, it moves as one giant mass and can be large enough to take out entire villages. PHOTO: Andrew Burr

Avalanche Education

Wet Slides

Backcountry Essentials: The spring giant

Skiers hike out the gate at Crystal Mountain. Courtesy: AvySafety.org

Avalanche Education

Know the Snow

Deadline extended for contest that asks skiers to film and share their Backcountry Awareness

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Avalanche Education

Record Avalanche on East Coast

Slide on New Hampshire's Mount Washington propagates 650 feet across with 20 people on slope, but no one was caught

Bridger-Gully-from-groomer The Dresden Face in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah. When a wet slab releases, it moves as one giant mass and can be large enough to take out entire villages. PHOTO: Andrew Burr Skiers hike out the gate at Crystal Mountain. Courtesy: AvySafety.org Washington_Avy_mantle

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