Posts tagged Detailed Observation
Mt. Nebo Field Study - March 5, 2019

This is just a sample of the work that goes into assessing snow stability. Utah Avalanche Center staff do this work daily through out the Winter along the Wasatch Mountains and in other regions of Utah. this observation is remarkable in that it’s a deep snow study pit with a distinct fracture occurring during testing. This will be unfamiliar for those who are not accustomed to skiing in hazardous backcountry environments.

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Utah Avalanche Center

The Utah Avalanche Center is a collaborative effort between the Forest Service - Utah Avalanche Center and the Friends of the Utah Avalanche Center. The UAC provides: Daily avalanche & mountain weather forecasts and backcountry conditions reports, “Know Before You Go Awareness” information & training, Avalanche education opportunities, and other avalanche resources.

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