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Silverton Avalanche School

Since 1962 the Silverton Avalanche School has educated skiers, snowboarders, snowmobilers, ski patrollers, search and rescue personnel, and law enforcement officers how to play safe and stay safe in avalanche terrain. SAS is a not for profit organization.
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
109 mph gust on Eagle Weather Station yesterday !
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
Unique messaging for our times

via Colorado Avalanche Information Center - CAIC

"Backcountry Recreation Message

If you are recreating, please do so responsibly. This includes social distancing requirements, not pulling emergency service workers away from the important work they’re doing, and not compromising their ability to continue that work.

Governor Polis issued a Statewide Stay-at-Home order on March 25, 2020 - Learn more Governor Jared Polis

Many of Colorado’s counties have issued public health orders that affect travel and recreation. You can start your search for local information here. Check the zone forecast for specific information for the zones you are traveling in."
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
Via San Miguel Sar
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
All backcountry travelers should be aware of how local jurisdictions, land managers and public health agencies are confronting this crisis.

We applaud Colorado Avalanche Information Center - CAIC for making that info available on top of the page.
Follow the link below for specific #covid19 info in Colorado. https://covid19.colorado.gov/