Backcountry Skier Rescued After Triggering AvalancheA backcountry skier who triggered an avalanche that covered US Highway 550 earlier this week was rescued by people who were said to be "in the right place at the right time."
Avalanche Risk In Colorado Mountains High As More Snow FallsThe avalanche danger is high in Colorado's mountains as more snow, blown by gusty winds, falls.
Avalanches: 'Some Slides Haven't Run This Big Since The 80s'Avalanche forecasters predict this winter will be the most dangerous in a generation.
Avalanche Danger Rises With 14" Of New Snow In 7 HoursThe avalanche danger continues to grow in Colorado's high country as more snow accumulates from this week's recent snowstorm.
Heavy Snow Raises Avalanche Danger In Colorado MountainsHeavy snow and strong winds have raised the avalanche danger in much of Colorado's high country.
Avalanche Experts Urge Use Of Beacons, Gear In BackcountryThere have been 22 reported human-triggered avalanches in Colorado over the past week. The good news, no one has been seriously hurt. The bad news, the avalanche danger continues to grow.
Avalanche Danger Ranges From Moderate To HighAvalanche warnings remain in effect in parts of the high country, ranging from moderate to high.
Crews Work To Clear Independence Pass Of Avalanche DangerCrews continue work to clear snow from Independence Pass and also prevent avalanches-- using bombs thrown from helicopters.
Skier Caught In Avalanche Survives, Records ExperienceA skier near Vail was making his way down a slope with a friend when the snow slid right out from under them. They survived and captured video of the whole experience.
Snowmobiler Killed In Avalanche On Wolf Creek PassA third person has died in an avalanche in Colorado this season.
All The New Snow A Great Opportunity For Avalanche Dogs To Brush Up On SkillsWith new snow measured in feet in the high county, over 20 teams of avalanche dogs and their handlers from across the state of Colorado joined forces to train at Arapahoe Basin on Tuesday.
10 Die In Avalanches Across West In 10 days, 2 In ColoradoTen people, including two in Colorado, have died in avalanches across the West in the last 10 days, making this month the deadliest January for slides in nearly 20 years.