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Backcountry Avalanche Safety: Skiers, Climbers, Boarders and Snowshoers

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Snow avalanches are the greatest source of danger for mountain travelers in winter. This book is essential reading for winter backcountry enthusiasts who venture into terrain where avalanches are common. In spite of the increasing sophistication of avalanche-hazard forecasting, an alarming number of people die every year in backcountry avalanche accidents. Winter outdoor pursuits have changed substantially in recent years: advances in ski technology have opened up new out-of-bounds areas to free-riders, hi-tech snowshoes ...

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Backcountry Avalanche Safety: Skiers, Climbers, Boarders and Snowshoers
2009, Rocky Mountain Books Incorporated

ISBN-13: 9781897522547

3rd edition

Trade paperback

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