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     2  +1 2014 apr 25avalanche death statisticsAccidents - Avalanche .org - Avalanche Accidents DatabaseDate, Place, Fatalities , State · Activity, Summary. ‎2012-2013 - ‎2013-12-26 - ‎2014-01-07 - ‎2013-12-31
     3  +1 2014 may 02colorado avalanche centerAvalanche .org - Home PageBozeman. McCall. Sun Valley. Jackson. Mount Shasta. Truckee. Eastern Sierra. Utah. Colorado . Flagstaff. Mt. Washington. National Avalanche Center . Chugach.
     8  +23 2014 apr 19tgr avalanche classAvalanche .org - EducationIs your instructor affiliated with the American Avalanche Association? The AAA recommends that your course instructor be either a Certified Instructor or a ...
     11  +10 2014 mar 28winter backcountry ranger jobsAvalanche.org - Employment AnnouncementsThis position assists with the co-ordination of the Snow Safety and Avalanche
     13  -8 2014 may 05selkirk mountain experience2003-01-20 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportThe skiers were among a group of 24 in a tour organized by Selkirk Mountain Experience Skiing. The survivors spent the night at a chalet ...
     15  +45 2014 apr 03death alta skiThe Avalanche History of Alta - Avalanche.orgOn that day, the men who met their death had taken refuge in John Strickly's store .... (Alf Engen is still the director of the Alta Ski School.) ...
     17  -4 2014 mar 30eastern sierra avalancheBozeman. McCall. Sun Valley. Jackson. Mount Shasta. Truckee. Eastern Sierra . Utah. Colorado. Flagstaff. Mt. Washington. National Avalanche Center. Chugach.
     18  -5 2014 apr 08avalanche high resHigh Resolution Weather Products for Avalanche ... - Avalanche .orgPAGE 6. THE AVALANCHE REVIEW. VOL. 23, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 2005. What is Numerical Weather. Prediction (NWP)? The idea of trying to predict the weather.
     19  -3 2014 jun 05alta snow falla technique for forecasting the rate of snowfall at alta , utah.htmThe most important of these are snowfall rate, total snowfall from a given storm, ... For this reason, a study was initiated at Alta , Utah, in which rather detailed ...
     23  +5 2014 may 12geoff mcdonald skiing2005-02-14 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportAlec Stall patted his skiing buddy, photographer Chris James, on the ... There he met James and Geoff McDonald , the friends who started ...
     23  +19 2014 apr 28college of the siskyousAvalanche.org - American Avalanche Association Professional Agency; AK - Chugach · AK - Cordova · AK - Juneau ...
     23  -3 2014 apr 04portable avalanche transceiverThere was always the mountain: the passing of ... - Avalanche .orglaunch the first portable avalanche beacon (now a main necessity of back- country skiers worldwide). Yesterday as I pored through the various items he brought ...
     24  +20 2014 mar 24last frontier heliski2007-04-02 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportSource: Last Frontier Heliskiing Update: April 3, 2007. The RCMP have released information that one of the deceased was a male of. Japanese  ...
     25  -11 2014 may 20pieps dsp tour beacon testTesting Transceivers in Multiple-Burial Scenarios - Avalanche.orgtransceiver allow quick and reliable ... 3+, Pieps DSP Tour , Tracker 2), whereas ... the previous day to hide any track clues to the transceiver burial locations.
     27  +12 2014 may 13avalanche air bagEnhanced avalanche survival from airbag packs: - Avalanche .orgpAGe 8 the AVAlANche reView. Vol. 30, No. 4, April 2012. Enhanced avalanche survival from airbag packs: Why Can We Learn from the Data? Story by ...
     27  -7 2014 apr 03catskiing avalanche death2004-01-30 - Avalanche .org - Detailed Accident ReportAvalanche beacon on dead skiers failed, RCMP say ... Duffy was cat-skiing with a group of 14 other "out-of-towners" in Valhalla Provincial Park, ...
     32  ~ 2014 apr 08snowmobile affiliate programsSnowmobile Avalanche Education in the US - Avalanche.orgnumber of snowmobile avalanche accidents over the last .... concerning the delivery of educational programs to the snowmobile community: .... Member Affiliate .
     33  +38 2014 may 08retting pit aerial photographHow Does An Avalanche Cycle Affect Future ... - Avalanche.orgThe sandwich is present in pit data until late. February of most .... An aerial view of Tincan shows the bowl (left, with all the ski tracks) where the slide happened.
     36  -9 2014 may 29avalanche air bags
     36  +13 2014 mar 24last frontier heli ski
     37  +4 2014 apr 12last frontier heli-skiingSource: Last Frontier Heliskiing Update: April 3, 2007. The RCMP have released information that one of the deceased was a male of. Japanese ...
     37  -2 2014 apr 10recco avalanche rescue systemRECCO on the Highway.htm - Avalanche .orgWe hope to solve this costly problem by use of the RECCO ]pronounced "wreck- oh"] locator system. The RECCO Rescue System was developed in 1974, at the ...
     37  -2 2014 mar 26hike mount rainier img2010-06-05 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident Report“Most of the parties decided not to climb ,” Bacher said. ... International Mountain Guides and Rainier Mountaineering Inc. decided Friday night ...
     38  +23 2014 may 29observation testsSnowpack observations - avalanch - Avalanche.orgIn Section 2.6 methods for observing and recording shear quality are discussed. Section 2.7 presents column and block stability tests , slope cuts are described ...
     39  -2 2014 may 15ams glossaryAppendix A.pub - Avalanche.orgSnow, Weather, and Avalanches. 93. Appendix A. References. A.1 References Cited. AMS 2000: Glossary of Meteorology. 2nd edition, 12000 terms, edited by ...
     40  +8 2014 mar 24last frontier heli skiing
     42  ~ 2014 apr 06skiing eastern wa stateAvalanche.org - Avalanche Accidents DatabaseDate, Place, Fatalities, State · Activity, Summary.
     42  -31 2014 apr 01rocky mountains canada accidents2008-2009 - Avalanche.org - Avalanche Accidents Database2008-2009 USA FATALITIES: 28 CANADIAN FATALITIES: 26 ...
     43  ~ 2014 jun 15rate water depth definitionTHE FORMATION RATE OF DEPTH HOAR - Avalanche.orgThe flux of water vapor through a unit area normal to the z axis (where z is .... We define depth hoar formation as complete hoar crystals deposited from water  ...
     43  +6 2014 mar 24points north heli2008-03-09 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident Report"He was the local avalanche snow guru," said Kevin Quinn of Points North Heli - Adventures, who helped recover O'Leary's body Saturday  ...
     44  +57 2014 apr 07fernie resort avalanche2001-02-13 - Avalanche .org - Detailed Accident ReportPlace: Thunder Meadows, Near Fernie Alpine Resort State: BC Country: CANADA Fatalities: 2. Summary: 13 skiers caught, 2 injured, 2 killed
     45  ~ 2014 may 18accident ride soldier2010-01-28 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportOn January 28, 2010, a group of five backcountry snowmobilers were riding near Boardman Pass in the Soldier Mountains of southern Idaho.
     47  +21 2014 may 06sun valley heli-skiingSun Valley Avalanche Center - Avalanche.orgButch Harper, district snow ranger from 1963 to 1994, implemented and directed this small program with help from Rick Barker, Sun Valley Heli-Ski , the National ...
     47  +54 2014 apr 14heli skiing wyoming
     47  +13 2014 mar 24last frontier heliskiing
     48  +4 2014 may 11points north hleiskingSummary: 2 skiers caught, 1 injured, 1 buried and killed ... Jurica's call for help reached Quinn at Points North Heli -Adventures, a ski -adventure ...
     49  -7 2014 may 30textured terrain mike hanson2001-02-03 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportTerrain Factors: The accident site consisted of a long and narrow,
     50  +2 2014 apr 24alpine meadows ski resortAlpine Meadows - The Story - Avalanche.orgAlpine Meadows: March 31,1982. THE STORY by Larry Heywood. PHOTO: Bernie Kingery, mountain manager of Alpine Meadows Ski Resort in 1982. Kingery ...
     51  +50 2014 mar 29backcountry ranger jobsVolunteer Climbing Ranger – Mount Rainier National Park ... Job Summary: Tail guide for a backcountry snowcat operation in the Andes of Chile. Tail guides ...
     52  ~ 2014 jun 30coyne safety equipment1999-12-26 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportAlaska Mountain Safety Center, Inc. ... Report: The self-triggered avalanche occurred after Coyne's snowmachine became stuck while he was highmarking. ... of the slope escaped the slide by outrunning it on their machines .
     52  +42 2014 mar 30redmond police report2004-02-13 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportMount Wilson, about an hour north of Lake Louise, when the avalanche swept over them. Thursday afternoon. Dead are city of Redmond police
     53  +41 2014 apr 08silverton ski areaSnow Ranger for the BLM (or, What was I thinking?) - Avalanche.orgabout grazing and mining policies than snow and ski area policy. But this job was as a snow ranger for the proposed Silverton Mountain ski area in Colorado, ...
     54  ~ 2014 apr 18airbag backpack skiEnhanced avalanche survival from airbag packs : - Avalanche.orgsuch airbag packs , and outside of a brief partnership with Dynafit, distribution ... take along on any ski tour), but instead the sizable (and immediately noticeable)  ...
     55  +5 2014 jun 03reccoRECCO on the Highway - Avalanche.orgRECCO on the HIGHWAY By Mike Stanford Each winter, Stevens Pass, the North Cascade Highway and all other state highways that pass over the Cascades, ...
     55  +6 2014 apr 13cordova heli skiingKirsti Jurica, 33, of Cordova called for help after skiing away safely; ... Jurica's call for help reached Quinn at Points North Heli -Adventures, ...
     57  -2 2014 may 10sun valley heli ski2005-03-25 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportFlying in challenging winter conditions, Sun Valley Heli - Ski pilot Lon Stickney delivered Waltcher directly to St. Luke's Wood River Medical ...
     58  +9 2014 jun 02overcast broken scattered fewManual Snow and Weather Observations - Avalanche.orgthe personnel that made the observation. 6) Sky Conditions- record the sky conditions as Clear, Few , Scattered , Broken , Overcast , or. Obscured (Section 1.12).
     58  -7 2014 apr 15types of stability testingSimple Snow Stability Tests - Avalanche.orgWe have invented all kinds of tricks to make the stability of the snow reveal itself. Counting all the usual tests , the unusual ones, and their variations, I have heard ...
     58  ~ 2014 apr 10avalanche backpack airbagEnhanced avalanche survival from airbag packs: Why Can We Learn from the Data? Story by Jonathan S. Shefftz. So when are you going to get an airbag pack ?
     59  +14 2014 jun 23norman beaver removalAvalanche Control at Alpine Meadows, The Early YearsLater on, while I was working for the Olympic avalanche control group for the '60 Winter ... It seems that during January 1966 a major avalanche was triggered by the AC crew that swept out of Beaver Bowl and down into ...
     61  +40 2014 may 31tutorial htmlAvalanche Awareness Tutorial - Avalanche.orgExplains why we need to worry about avalanches, and describes the different types.
     62  +2 2014 apr 04mt high ski resort2008-01-25 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportTaking advantage of a lull in a week of storms, searchers combed the area near the Mountain High ski resort in Wrightwood. Christopher Allport ...
     62  ~ 2014 apr 01snow mobile star valley
     63  +38 2014 may 181 cubic meter of snowAppendix B.pub - Avalanche.orgB. 1 Units. A unit is a particular physical quantity, defined and adopted by convention, ... centimeter cm inch in total snow depth centimeter or meter cm or m inch in ... meter per second squared m/s2 density kilogram per cubic meter kg/m3 .
     66  +11 2014 may 03ortovox avalanche courseHaving Problems in Multiple Burial Searches? - Avalanche .orgCanadian Avalanche Association's (CAA) annual general
     66  ~ 2014 apr 12geologist job in akAvalanche.org - So You Want An Avalanche Job ?Let's start with the entry level job for almost all avalanche professionals--ski patrolling ... proliferation of helicopter skiing companies in the mountain ranges of Alaska . .... meteorology, physics, geology , physical geography or computer science.
     67  +34 2014 apr 26las vegas skiing2005-01-09 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportA 13-year-old boy was killed Sunday afternoon in an avalanche at the Las Vegas Ski and Snowboard Resort at Mount Charleston's Lee ...
     68  +7 2014 apr 08bowlin cpr classes2007-12-02 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportThey performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation , restarted his heart, and he ... bottom of the Hotdog Bowl in late morning, Mason had a bad feeling about ... of whom had extensive CPR training , pulled him up to the debris field.
     69  ~ 2014 may 19aaa avCourse Guidelines - Avalanche.orgAV Pro: Advanced Professional Avalanche Training .... The purpose of the AAA Guidelines for U.S. Avalanche Education (“Guidelines”) is to provide a general ...
     69  -1 2014 mar 26wrightwood ski resortTaking advantage of a lull in a week of storms, searchers combed the area near the Mountain High ski resort in Wrightwood . Christopher Allport ...
     71  +19 2014 may 05cat skiin jobsLet's start with the entry level job for almost all avalanche professionals--ski ... Finally, several snowcat skiing operations exist in the US and in Canada, which ...
     72  ~ 2014 apr 20redmond wa police reportWashington state, are dead after being swept off ... Dead are city of Redmond police . Lieutenant ... From KING Staff and Wire Reports BANFF ...
     74  -2 2014 may 16vail pass co forecase govas I filled out the government paperwork for a Bureau of Land
     74  +27 2014 may 16snowbird ut weather almanacThe Utah Mining Gazette wrote on August 30,1873: ... Last night was one of the most eventful known in the history of Alta . ..... They recorded daily weather information, dug pits "into the snow so the different layers could be ...
     76  ~ 2014 may 08utah backcountry skiing
     76  +25 2014 may 01remote computer positions coloradoThis position will require a highly functional and reliable laptop computer . An external hard
     76  +8 2014 apr 22grouse snow grind1999-01-27 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportFour others have been badly hurt in the snow slide. Officials received a call from a hiker midway up the popular Grouse Grind trail on Wednesday afternoon.
     76  +25 2014 apr 06formation crystal reportsthe relation of crystal riming to avalanche formation ... - Avalanche.orgALTA AVALANCHE STUDY CENTER Project B Progress Report No. I. THE RELATION OF CRYSTAL RIMING TO AVALANCHE FORMATION IN NEW SNOW
     77  +24 2014 may 19ski area forecasts coloradoAvalanche.org - So You Want An Avalanche Job?Nationally, about 400 ski patrollers do regular avalanche control at ski areas that .... Utah Avalanche Forecast Center in Salt Lake City, the Colorado Avalanche ...
     78  ~ 2014 may 18where is appendix locatedAppendix D.pub - Avalanche.orgAppendix D: Observational Sites for Meteorological Observations ... A meteorological study site will ideally be located in a level, open area that is devoid of large.
     79  ~ 2014 apr 08selkirk tangiers heliskiing2005-01-18 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportSource: Selkirk Tangiers Helicopter Skiing ... another man in a party of Telluriders who have been heli-skiing in the popular area for years.
     82  +19 2014 may 29mark meier pagosaAvalanche.org - American Avalanche Assoication MembersMeier , Felix, 8193 Eglislau, 2013-10-31, LIFE/PRO. Melahn, O.J., Aspen .... Mueller, Mark M. CAIC-CDOT/AAA, Pagosa Springs, CO, 2013-10-31, PRO.
     82  ~ 2014 may 28valahalla snow cats2004-01-30 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportPlace: Russell Bowl area near Valhalla Provincial Park
     83  ~ 2014 apr 21grand junction fatal accident2005-04-01 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportHe was backcountry skiing with a Grand Junction friend when they triggered ... The fatal accident occurred on an uncontrolled slope about 100 ...
     83  +18 2014 apr 20incident report formAvalanche Incident Report : Short Form - Avalanche.org121. American Avalanche Association. Forest Service National Avalanche Center . Avalanche Incident Report : Short Form . Occurrence Date:(YYYYMMDD) ...
     85  -27 2014 may 24info usaAvalanche.org - Home PageCurrent avalanche information around the world.
     86  -7 2014 may 26alta snow reportTYPICAL ALTA FRACTURE LINE PROFILES - Avalanche.orgCharacteristic snow profiles at the fracture lines In this area, together with the ... conditions which led to a cycle of artificial slide releases throughout the Alta ski ...
     86  +15 2014 apr 18conversion technique examplesCONVERSIONS OF UNITS IN AVALANCHE WORK - Avalanche.orgIt has the most extensive listing of conversion math we've been able to find. General ... Three examples of increasing difficulty illustrate this technique .
     86  -13 2014 apr 07fernie ski report2001-02-13 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident Report
     88  ~ 2014 apr 29north jersey avalancheAvalanche Education Click on map to get listing for that state. Alaska. Washington. Oregon. California. Idaho. Nevada. Utah. Montana. Wyoming. Colorado.
     88  +13 2014 apr 12das alaska experimentSELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AVALANCHE LITERATUREDAS : Atmospheric Science Library, Silver Springs, Md.
     88  -48 2014 apr 04avalance ski towerAvalanche .org - Employment AnnouncementsSnow Safety Officer ( Avalanche Forecaster) Turoa Ski Area ..... carrying and transporting unwieldy materials such as tower pads, medical equipment, etc.
     90  -2 2014 may 23hartman first aid pdfMentorship: Seeking Paths & Identifying Career Goals - Avalanche.orgHal Hartman is an avalanche consultant in Colorado and the former snow safety director at Snowmass, .... WFR or WEMT First Aid training.
     91  ~ 2014 jun 21seattle western hut2002-01-28 - Avalanche.org - Detailed Accident ReportThree backcountry skiers from the Seattle area have been killed in an avalanche in ... The group was staying at the Kootenay Mountain Huts , a popular destination for ... Eight skiers from western Washington State took a
     92  -10 2014 may 25element barryvox avalanche beaconTesting Transceivers in Multiple-Burial Scenarios - Avalanche .orgcompletely buried by a snow avalanche . As survival ... Mammut Element Barryvox , Ortovox ... 2 hrs (20 min per brand of beacon 3 hrs (45 min per brand by.
     93  -9 2014 jun 16rating of mass layersIn this case a separate stability, danger, or hazard rating should be given for ... b) Identify the hardness and/or density of the layers in the snowpack c) Identify weak ..... by 2, with a 250 cm3 sampler, multiply the snow sample mass by 4, etc.
     93  ~ 2014 mar 26dentries high slabTHE EXTENDED COLUMN TEST: A Way to Assess ... - Avalanche.orgSlab avalanches result on steep slopes when a weak
     97  -8 2014 may 20hartman firstaid pdf
     97  ~ 2014 apr 20stowe ski reportAlec Stall patted his skiing buddy, photographer Chris James, on the ... The four rode the gondola to the top of Stowe Mountain Resort about ...
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