Avalanche



Avalanche Training Courses

An introduction to avalanche hazard management course Level 1 will run you about $350-$400. You’re worth it. It’s a 3-day Avalanche Training Course with a combined total of 24 hours…


BCA Tracker3 Beacon Review

I was surprised when I got my hands on the brand new BCA Tracker 3 Avalanche Beacon. The sleek, lightweight, NON-Bulkiness of it is amazing. BCA has done a heck…


Pieps DSP Sport Avalanche Beacon Review

The simpler and more economical version of the DSP Pro, the DSP Sport is an excellently designed and easy to use beacon. The construction seems solid, even with a clear…


Ortovox S1+ Avalanche Beacon Review

When I first took the Ortov S1+ Beacon out of the box I was excited to see a well-designed bomber harness. This is very important. In avalanche clothes and packs…


Backcountry Access Snow Study Kit Review

Elevate your game in the backcountry with the BCA Snow Study Kit by taking into account what the current snow conditions are doing. Have you ever wondered just how steep…


Avalanche at Loveland Pass 2013

A Loveland Pass Avalanche has claimed the lives of  5 experienced backcountry enthusiasts. One snowboarder survived after being found almost 2 1/2 hours later with his head sticking above the…