Avalanche Blasting

The avalanche cleanup on Berthoud Pass in January 2014 (credit: Aaron Davidon, Grand County Search And Rescue)

Forest Service OKs Remote Blasting Of Avalanches On Berthoud Pass

The U.S. Forest Service has approved the use of remote-controlled blasters to trigger small snowslides in an attempt to keep big avalanches from blocking Berthoud Pass near Winter Park Resort.

09/24/2014

(credit: CBS)

CDOT Hopes To Use New Method For Avalanche Blasting

It’s the unofficial end to summer this weekend but crews are already looking ahead to winter.

09/01/2013

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