Avalanche Safety Tutorial
In this post we look at a great resource that provides a view at different aspects of avalanche and back-country safety. Avalanche.org is a US based organisation
Avalanche.org connects the public to formal avalanche information and education in the United States. Avalanche.org is a partnership between the American Avalanche Association (A3) and the US Forest Service National Avalanche Center (NAC).
Their forecasts may be US specific, but they have a detailed avalanche safety tutorial with well presented content. Of particular interest are the following sections of the tutorial linked below:
- Recognise Red Flags
- Identify Terrain
- Travel Safely
- Perform a Rescue
Grab a coffee, click below and enjoy. Happy Trails!