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Donate to the Friends

Thanks for your donation! Contributions directly support avalanche safety and education efforts in southwest Montana.

The Friends of the Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.


DVD- A Dozen More Turns

A dozen More TurnsA Dozen More Turns, a film by Amber Seyler, is a documentary about backcountry skiing, avalanches and how the "human factor" - non-scientific, emotionally-spurred miscalculations - can have dire consequences. Based on a true story about five friends, experienced outdoorsmen who collectively possessed significant avalanche training & expertise, who venture off on a multi-day hut trip in southwestern Montana.


Snow Sense- A Guide to Evaluating Snow Avalanche Hazard

This is the 5th and newest edition of the classic avalanche safety handoook. Written by Jill Fredston & Doug Fessler of the Alaska Mountain Safety Center and edited by Karl Birkeland of the National Avalanche Center & Doug Chabot of the Gallatin National Forest Service Avalanche Center.

This handy reference is required reading for many avalanche courses and a must-have for any backcountry traveler.

Price includes shipping within the United States.