Posts tagged Safety
Winter is Here - Trip Planning in Avalanche Terrain

Winter is here! We’ll soon be frolicking through snow covered meadows, soaking the view of white capped peaks, and skiing fluffy powder. Do you know how to research, trip plan, and safely travel in avalanche terrain? Do you know how to identify avalanche terrain? Do you know how to predict and assess the avalanche risk of current snow conditions? We’ve got the resources you need!

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Winter is Coming - Know Before You Go

Winter comes early to the higher elevations. It is a beautiful sight to see the leaves fall, remaining vegetation covered in frost, and the lakes start to freeze. It also means cooler temperatures, fewer hours of daylight, and the need for additional preparation for safe and successful trips. This post focuses on essential weather and planning resources for late fall into winter hiking.

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