Avalanche Experts Urge 'Know Before You Go' About Dangerous ConditionsThere's a new education effort underway to keep people safe during avalanches and its designed not only for backcountry skiers and boarders but everyone who lives or travels to Colorado's high country.
Avalanche Season Already Underway In NovemberIt may be hard to believe but avalanche season is here thanks to the healthy dose of recent snow. The Colorado Department of Transportation has a new weapon in their arsenal to keep the roads clear.
Avalanche Victim Went Over Waterfall, Danger Remains Very HighAvalanche danger is a real concern in the high country, especially with the warming temperatures.
Avalanche Kills 1 In Backcountry Near AspenOne person is dead after getting trapped in an avalanche late Monday afternoon near Aspen.
Avalanche Danger Expected To Grow After Deadly SnowslideOne man was killed after being caught in an avalanche on the way to Grays and Torreys Peaks on Wednesday. The avalanche danger is expected to get worse as the weekend grows closer.
Man Killed In Avalanche While Snowshoeing Grays And Torreys PeaksA man who was snowshoeing up a central Colorado mountain died after getting buried by an avalanche.
Winter Storm Warning For Colorado High CountryThe National Weather Service says up to 20 inches of snow can be expected in the Colorado mountains through Monday.
Bombs, Helicopter Needed To Negate Independence Pass Avalanche DangerClearing Independence Pass of avalanche danger takes planning, a helicopter and 30-pound bombs.
2 State Workers Injured In Explosion During Avalanche MitigationTwo state employees were injured Monday morning after an explosive used in avalanche mitigation detonated prematurely.
More Snow, Windy Conditions Could Mean More AvalanchesWindy conditions and a fresh blanket of snow are creating unstable conditions which could mean more avalanches.
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.
Huge Avalanche Concerns In The High CountrySnow and wind are causing huge avalanche concerns in the high country.