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Avalanche Safety Gear Check

We talk about preparedness a lot at AAI. Understanding snow conditions, avalanche issues, and terrain are all critical components of having an epic day in

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Companion rescue learning how to use beacon, probe and shovel
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Summer storage

Summer is approaching and many of us are transitioning to biking, climbing, and boating. Before you put away all of your ski gear for the

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Thoughts on digging a pit

Analyzing snowpack starts before you leave for a tour and only ends when you’re safely back home. After reading the morning’s forecast, digging a snow

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Highlights from WYSAW

WYSAW 2016 was a very worthwhile day indeed!  The main focus of the day was on human factors. Here are highlights from a few of

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A few highlights from ISSW

The International Snow Science Workshop takes place every two years.  It’s a gather of practitioners and scientists where ideas are exchanged and research is presented.

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