Heavy Snow Leads To Very Dangerous Conditions In Colorado's MountainsThe heavy snowfall Colorado got on Wednesday and Thursday in the mountains has led to a very dangerous situation in the backcountry.
Complete With 8 Hidden Avalanche Transceivers, Trail Offers Free Backcountry Safety Training In ColoradoHoly Cross Ranger Station right off of Interstate 70 just past Vail is now a suggested stop for anyone planning to stay safe during backcountry adventures. 
Avalanche Danger Rises For Colorado Backcountry Riders As Storms Bring New Snow"Check the avalanche conditions." Colorado Avalanche Information Center's Director Ethan Greene warns backcountry riders after feet of new snow has piled up in the high country.
Colorado Avalanche Danger Remains High Across Much Of Rocky Mountain Range In ColoradoThe Colorado Avalanche Information Center wants backcountry riders to know conditions are very dangerous right now.
Backcountry Skier Caught, Killed In Colorado Avalanche On Christmas EveAvalanche officials in Colorado say a backcountry skier died after he was fully buried in an avalanche on Christmas Eve.
Colorado's Dry Winter Season Not Stopping Avalanche Potential In High CountryAlthough there has been an unseasonable lack of moisture in the mountains of Colorado, the Colorado Avalanche Information Center is still asking backcountry skiers and snowboarders to stay on their toes in the backcountry. 
Avalanche Watch In Effect As Snowstorm Prepares To Blanket Colorado's High CountryWith potentially feet of snow expected in some areas of Colorado’s mountains, the threat of snow slides will increase.
6 Hikers Caught In Avalanche And Rock Slide On Torreys PeakThe Clear Creek County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an avalanche on Torrey's Peak Sunday morning.
High Winds Increase Avalanche Danger Across Parts Of ColoradoOfficials are warning of increased avalanche danger across parts of Colorado due to high winds. At least a dozen people have died in avalanches this season, tying the winter of 1992-93 for the most recreational avalanche deaths in Colorado.
Search And Rescue Crews Practice Avalanche Rescue Ahead Of Storm Expected To Destabilize SnowpackThe pandemic has strained training efforts for first responders. With many now vaccinated, search and rescue crews in the High Country finally got a rare and timely opportunity to come together for a major mock rescue mission.
Alpine Rescue Team Calls Up 300% This Year, Mostly For AvalanchesRescue calls are up 300% this year for the Alpine Rescue Team. The crew covers Jefferson, Clear Creek and Gilpin counties.