All posts tagged Avalanche

Early Avalanche Deaths

Early Season Avalanche Deaths This weekend was  deadly one for skiers in the West.  Avalanches in two states claimed the lives of two people.  One skier died while jumping into a closed area at the Mt. Rose ski resort near Reno, Nevada, and another in Montana near Cooke City while backcountry skiing. The snow is […]

December 13 – Sierra Avalanche Center’s Backcountry Ball Benefit

The Annual Sierra Avalanche Center’s Backcountry Ball to Feature Jeremy Jones – December 13 The Annual Backcountry Ball will take place December 13 at Sugar Bowl in its Judah Lodge.  The event will feature Jeremy Jones, legendary backcountry boarder.  Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  To purchase tickets or for more […]