Avalanche Experts on Deadly Western Snowpack

29th January 2016 | Becky Lomax

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 Trent Meisenheimer of the Utah Avalanche Center gives a brief analysis of the Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche that resulted in a recent fatality.

Trent Meisenheimer of the Utah Avalanche Center gives a brief analysis of the Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche that resulted in a recent fatality.
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 Trent Meisenheimer of the Utah Avalanche Center gives a brief analysis of the Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche that resulted in a recent fatality.
 Mark Dundas with Flathead Avalanche Center analyzes the snowpack at the site of a recent fatality.

Mark Dundas with Flathead Avalanche Center analyzes the snowpack at the site of a recent fatality.
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 Mark Dundas with Flathead Avalanche Center analyzes the snowpack at the site of a recent fatality.
AIARE Level 1 Avalanche course at Mt. Rainier, Wash., looking for wind-loaded features. - © Northwest Avalanche Center

AIARE Level 1 Avalanche course at Mt. Rainier, Wash., looking for wind-loaded features.
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AIARE Level 1 Avalanche course at Mt. Rainier, Wash., looking for wind-loaded features. - © Northwest Avalanche Center
A remote triggered avalanche on Jan. 17, 2016 at Icicle Creek in Cascade Mountains. - © Northwest Avalanche Center

A remote triggered avalanche on Jan. 17, 2016 at Icicle Creek in Cascade Mountains.
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A remote triggered avalanche on Jan. 17, 2016 at Icicle Creek in Cascade Mountains. - © Northwest Avalanche Center
A skier readies to go into the backcountry from Whitefish Mountain Resort. - © Becky Lomax

A skier readies to go into the backcountry from Whitefish Mountain Resort.
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A skier readies to go into the backcountry from Whitefish Mountain Resort. - © Becky Lomax

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