Avalanche Crushes Home, Hinsdale County Sheriff, Daughters InjuredA sheriff in Colorado and his two daughters are recovering after an avalanche crushed their home in Hinsdale County Tuesday morning.
'No Rest For The Weary': Avalanche Experts Working Tirelessly Day In & Day OutWith a smaller staff than normal and historic avalanche conditions, those working for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) say good sleep is a luxury.
Avalanche Mitigation Brings 60 Feet Of Snow & Debris, Closes U.S. 550 IndefinitelyAvalanche mitigation in southwest Colorado has forced the indefinite closure of U.S. 550, also known as Red Mountain Pass.
Crews Set Off Avalanches In High Country In Unusually Active SeasonThe last nine days in Colorado has forced seasoned avalanche forecasters out of retirement to help manage the historic slides.
Massive Avalanche Near Aspen Saturday Was Mile Wide, Dropped 3,300 FeetThe avalanche gained so much momentum on the over 3,000 foot vertical drop that it traveled uphill several hundred feet on the opposite side.
Helicopter Avalanche Mitigation Work Planned For Sunday Along I-70The Colorado Department of Transportation has some helicopter avalanche mitigation work scheduled for Sunday.
'A Lot Of Smiling People': A-Basin Reopens After Days Of Avalanche MitigationSaturday was the perfect day for skiers to hit the slopes at A-Basin.
Two New Avalanches Hit Smaller RoadwaysColorado avalanche experts report two new avalanches in Colorado's high country Saturday morning.
A-Basin Reopens After Two-Day Closure Due To Avalanche DangerA-Basin Ski Area is open Saturday after being closed because of avalanche danger on Thursday and Friday.
Denver Weather: Quiet For A Few Days, Then A New Storm ThreatensDue to all the recent snowfall in the mountains the avalanche danger remains high for many areas.
'Stay In The Car': Advice For Drivers Caught In AvalancheIn what is shaping up to be one of the most dangerous avalanche seasons in Colorado in decades, transportation experts are giving drivers advice is they get caught in a snow slide.
Avalanche Closes Highway 24 Between Minturn, LeadvilleA large avalanche has forced Highway 24 to close between Minturn and Leadville. The avalanche hit on Friday night.
No Injuries In Inbounds Avalanche At Breckenridge Ski ResortA teenager visiting Colorado for spring break says he and two friends were swept up in an inbounds avalanche while snowboarding at Breckenridge Ski Resort.
'It's A Miracle To Be Alive': Family Survives AvalancheOne family is thankful to be alive after being caught in an avalanche on Highway 91 that buried their vehicle under snow.
Backcountry Skier Dies After Being Buried In Avalanche In Clear Creek CountyThe Colorado Avalanche Information Center says the avalanche occurred about 2 p.m. Thursday in the Jones Pass area.