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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
Is your motorized avy instructor an A3 pro member and a member of MAP? We are members of a new organization Motorized Avalanche Professionals that is promoting the development of motorized avalanche pros. Check it out!
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
A winter storm is moving into Colorado today. In some zones, this storm will cause the avalanche danger to increase as new snow and winds will build fresh slabs.

Get the forecast: https://avalanche.state.co.us/
Silverton Avalanche School
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A winter storm is moving into Colorado today. In some zones, this storm will cause the avalanche danger to increase as new snow and winds will build fresh slabs.

Get the forecast: https://avalanche.state.co.us/
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
Obs from one our pro instructors ! Amy Pertuz
Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
AVY NUGGETS NOV 19 @7pm MST

This is our last "Avy Nuggets" session and it will be a good one! 2019 was an epic avalanche cycle in Colorado. "THE LAKE CITY AVALANCHE DISASTER 2019" Learn about what happened in Lake City, Co and how the community handled it.

Ben Pritchett, Forecaster for CAIC and Kristie Borcher, County Commissioner for Hinsdale County
"THE LAKE CITY AVALANCHE DISASTER 2019"

https://avyschool.com/product/avy-nuggets-2020/

A Zoom Webinar link is sent upon purchase. All times are MOUNTAIN STANDARD TIME

Recordings are available of previous talks.

Bring all of your questions!

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Silverton Avalanche School
Silverton Avalanche School
"Most people involved in avalanches during Colorado’s 2019-2020 season were intermediate or advanced avalanche users."

Avalanche education is as critical as your equipment...Ride Another Day