CAIC: Colorado Already Has 1 Of 3 Events Leading Up To Big Avalanche CycleHistoric, unprecedented and powerful. That’s how Colorado avalanche forecasters describe what the state experienced with an avalanche cycle that brought slides down from the mountains around Winter Park down to Durango in March.
Extreme Colorado Avalanches From March Still Under ReviewResearchers continue to study a series of destructive avalanches in Colorado last winter.
Crews Prepare To Clear Avalanche Debris From Tenmile CanyonCrews are getting ready to clear an historic amount of debris from avalanches in the high country. Right now the areas of priority are between Copper Mountain and Frisco.
Slides Occurring As Snow Weakens In Warmer TempsAuthorities with the Colorado Avalanche Information Center and Rocky Mountain National Park advised backcountry enthusiasts to beware of weakening layers of snow this week.
Several People Caught In Large Avalanches In Rocky Mountain National ParkOfficials with the Rocky Mountain National Park say seven people were caught in avalanches on Saturday in the park.
Mountain Trails Blocked By Debris Piles 20 Feet Tall, Left Behind By AvalanchesWhile the snow has melted along miles of trails in Summit County, not every trail is ready for hikers and bikers. In places, trees and other debris are piled 20 feet high-- the aftermath of avalanches.
'I Heard Dad Walking Over Me': Daughters Buried In Avalanche Describe Miraculous RescueA wall of snow destroyed a home near Lake City last month, trapping the people who lived there under feet debris and snow. The Casey family says nearly a month later, they want to tell their amazing story of survival.
March Avalanches Delay Start Of Recreation Path ConstructionPlans to expand a popular recreation path in the high country are delayed due to historic avalanches that have damaged the proposed route.
Historic Avalanche Season Could Mean Problematic Spring, SummerMother Nature’s fury this winter means many popular Colorado trails could be delayed opening this spring and may not open until the end of the summer.
Report: Snowboarders Triggered Deadly Colorado AvalancheThe Colorado Avalanche Information Center has determined that an avalanche that killed a 47-year-old skier was triggered after three snowboarders illegally crossed a boundary rope.
Construction Crews Making Progress Clearing Snow From Durango Train TracksCrews are making progress on clearing what was left behind from a big avalanche.
Independence Pass Might Open Later Than Normal Thanks To AvalanchePiles of snow and debris from avalanches might delay the reopening of Independence Pass this summer.
Small Town Hit With Numerous Avalanches, Community Steps Up To HelpBuilding inspectors are trying to figure out if a family in Lake City will be able to move back into their mountain home.
Red Mountain Pass To Remain Closed For A Few More WeeksRed Mountain Pass, also known as U.S. 550, could remain closed for a few more weeks, Colorado Department of Transportation officials say.
Avalanche Full Of Trees & Rocks Cuts Some Residents OffA wall of broken trees, rocks and snow covered a 100-yard section of Highway 82 in Lake County.