Type: Media
Date Posted: Dec 20, 2021
From Outdoor Research, this video focuses on the basics of identifying avalanche terrain. Be safe out there! Learn more about avalanche safety at https://avtraining.org/
Type: Media
Date Posted: Nov 14, 2021
Education Coordinator, Shannon Regan provides an introduction to avalanches, terminology, identification of avalanche terrain, and case studies as a jumping-off point for our discussion of avalanches. This is the first of our Avalanche Fundamentals lectures.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 20, 2021
In this video, we discuss everything you need to know to prepare effectively for a bear encounter with bear expert Chuck Bartlebaugh, Executive Director at the Be Bear Aware Campaign, a nonprofit specializing in bear avoidance and wildlife stewardship safety
Type: Media
Date Posted: Jun 20, 2021
After visiting the Netherlands recently I noticed an interesting phenomenon. It seems the Dutch don't wear bike helmets. I learned that under 1% of cyclists use helmets. I also learned that overall injuries to cyclists are way less than any place in the world, so what gives?
Type: Media
Date Posted: May 31, 2021
Breaking Boundaries tells the story of the most important scientific discovery of our time - that humanity has pushed Earth beyond the boundaries that have kept Earth stable for 10,000 years, since the dawn of civilization.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Mar 07, 2021
Join the Northwest Avalanche Center for the fourteenth annual Northwest Snow and Avalanche Workshop (NSAW). NSAW is the region’s largest gathering of snow and avalanche professionals and backcountry recreationists who work and travel in avalanche terrain.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Mar 07, 2021
Join the Northwest Avalanche Center for the fourteenth annual Northwest Snow and Avalanche Workshop (NSAW). NSAW is the region’s largest gathering of snow and avalanche professionals and backcountry recreationists who work and travel in avalanche terrain.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Mar 07, 2021
Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard, or snowmobile, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential and potentially lifesaving skill. This introductory virtual class provides a basic approach to managing risk.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 28, 2021
Jeremy Jones and Jon Krakauer talk about split boarding and about their approach to the mountains and avalanche safety. This was from a live Instagram conversation that was recorded on Feb 8th 2021.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Feb 21, 2021
This presentation is great for new backcountry recreationists or those looking for a refresher. This presentation focuses on the basics of avalanche terrain. What is avalanche terrain, how to recognize and avoid avalanche terrain, what equipment is needed and what resources are available.