Colorado High Court Weighs Ski Resorts' Avalanche LiabilityColorado's highest court heard arguments Tuesday on whether ski resorts are liable for avalanches within their boundaries.
CDOT Working Against The Weather Installing New Avalanche Mitigation SystemTwo of the most avalanche prone areas on Colorado highways are getting a multi-million dollar fix from the Colorado Department of Transportation.
Avalanche Danger Increases As Spring Storms Dump SnowThe winter storm that could bring a foot of snow to some parts of Colorado's mountains over the weekend is also increasing the risk of avalanches.
Avalanche Conditions Will Become Dangerous With Slow StormThe spring storm moving slowly across Colorado is expected to dump more than 2 feet of snow in parts the mountains by the end of Friday, making avalanche conditions dangerous.
Technology Improves Avalanche Gear For Backcountry SkiersAs outdoor recreation companies increasingly cater to skiers and snowboarders who like to venture beyond the groomed slopes at ski resorts and tackle backcountry terrain.
New Snow Will Increase The Already Moderate Avalanche DangerThe Colorado Avalanche Information Center shows nearly all of Colorado's high country is ripe for an avalanche and forecasters have their eyes on how the new snow is going to change things.
Forest Service OKs Remote Blasting Of Avalanches On Berthoud PassThe 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.
ATF Takes Over Colorado Avalanche Blast ProbeFederal investigators are trying to determine why an avalanche shell exploded Monday while state workers were trying to fire a round up a hillside to clear chasms filled with snow near Interstate-70.
2 State Workers Injured In Explosion During Avalanche MitigationTwo state employees were injured Monday morning after an explosive used in avalanche mitigation detonated prematurely.
Survivor Says He’s Alive Because Of Avalanche ClassEducation -- that's' the only reason one Colorado snowmobiler says he's alive after being caught in an avalanche in Grand County over the weekend.
The Colorado Avalanche Information Center Needs More FundingAfter four deaths in one week and dozens of other avalanches, the small team at the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) is hoping to grow, but that costs money.
CDOT Conducting Avalanche Mitigation In The High CountryThe Colorado Department of Transportation is doing what it can to keep drivers safe in the high country by conducting avalanche mitigation.