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Winter 2022- 23 Registration is open for our popular Avalanche Fundamentals course! 

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Winter 2022- 23 Registration is open for our popular Avalanche Fundamentals course! Get more information and register: http://ow.ly/Stxj50Kc2V3
On Sunday, May 29, in Rocky Mtn. National Park in Colorado three climbers were caught and carried in an avalanche. One of the climbers was buried and ...
On Sunday, May 29, in Rocky Mtn. National Park in Colorado three climbers were caught and carried in an avalanche. One of the climbers was buried and ...
The mountains got up to a foot of heavy snow ❄️ over the weekend. Photo shows one of many natural avalanches that broke within this new snow this ...
The mountains got up to a foot of heavy snow ❄️ over the weekend. Photo shows one of many natural avalanches that broke within this new snow this ...
Heads up around steep slopes this weekend if you are riding or skiing. Recent warm temperatures and rain have created an unstable snowpack and large ...
Heads up around steep slopes this weekend if you are riding or skiing. Recent warm temperatures and rain have created an unstable snowpack and large ...

GNFAC News

From October 12, when there was enough snow on the ground for us to issue our first early season bulletin, through the end of the season in early May. Full Season Summary.

We ended our 32nd year of operation, a low snow year with snowpack totals 70-80% of normal. Pdf of the season summary.

Resources

Weather Stations

Weather Stations provide the GNFAC forecasters with information on snowfall, wind and temps from around the region. The Weather Log summarizes this daily.

Avalanche Education

GNFAC partners with groups around the region to provide evening avalanche classes, plus full day and multi-day courses, including some weekend field days. All our class offerings, along with courses from other providers, are on our Education Calendar.

Placenames

Use this map to find the locations of unfamiliar places mentioned in the advisory. Also take a look at our glossary of avalanche terms.

Support

Donate to the Friends of GNFAC; or order DVDs or 'Snow Sense' avalanche safety handbook.