So what does your local avalanche center do for you? Your local avalanche center is your boots on the snow connection to all things avalanche. Forecasters are out early in the morning and late at night, digging snow pits looking at snow structure. They're teaching avalanche classes, giving you a workable skill set so that you can safely navigate through dangerous avalanche terrain. Most importantly, they're helping us as a community, get home at the end of the day safely to our family.
As back country enthusiasts, avalanche forecasting is vital to a good day in the mountains. Here in Utah, the Utah Avalanche Center offers a daily forecast for eight different mountain regions, and it's free!
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Hey the bottom line is, avalanches don't care that we're experts at our sport, whether we're skiers boarders, sledders hunters, hikers or scouting groups. One thing is for...