As outdoor recreation companies increasingly cater to skiers and snowboarders who like to venture beyond the groomed slopes at ski resorts and tackle backcountry terrain.
Authorities are warning backcountry skiers not to venture into remote areas if they are not experienced or prepared.
A backcountry skier survived being caught in an avalanche on Sunday.
A backcountry skier survived an avalanche that he triggered Saturday morning on Berthoud Pass and it was all caught on video.
Leonard Somers knows exactly why dogs are considered man’s best friend.
CBS4’s Jeff Todd talked with a group of volunteers who say reporting any and all avalanches is essential and they need the community’s help.
It’s a new tool that could save lives in the mountains — a medical helicopter with a sensor that can zero in on people trapped in an avalanche.
A man has died after getting caught in an avalanche Sunday afternoon.