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This week’s calendar for free avalanche education.

Billings—TUESDAY, 6-7pm Avalanche Awareness @ The Base Camp Billings

Butte—TUESDAY, 6-7pm Avalanche Awareness @ Redline Sports

Bozeman—WEDNESDAY, 7-8pm Avalanche Awareness @ The Mountain Project, LLC

More at: mtavalanche.com
This week’s calendar for free avalanche education. Billings—TUESDAY, 6-7pm Avalanche Awareness @ The Base Camp Billings Butte—TUESDAY, 6-7pm Avalanche Awareness @ Redline Sports Bozeman—WEDNESDAY, 7-8pm Avalanche Awareness @ The Mountain Project, LLC More at: mtavalanche.com
Since Thursday's bulletin the northern Gallatin and Big Sky area picked up 3-5" of dense snow on Friday and .3” of rain last night while cold temperatures in the south allowed it to snow 1-3”. In general, snow stability is good. Looking ahead to Tuesday and Wednesday’s storm, stability concerns will be confined to new and windblown snow throughout our advisory area. Full advisory here: https://www.mtavalanche.com/forecast
Since Thursday's bulletin the northern Gallatin and Big Sky area picked up 3-5" of dense snow on Friday and .3” of rain last night while cold temperatures in the south allowed it to snow 1-3”. In general, snow stability is good. Looking ahead to Tuesday and Wednesday’s storm, stability concerns will be confined to new and windblown snow throughout our advisory area. Full advisory here: https://www.mtavalanche.com/forecast

GNFAC News

Save the Date for the 21st Annual Powder Blast Fund-raiser: October 25th, 6:30 pm @ The Emerson Cultural Center

Get Tickets HERE

Saturday May 18th is Sled Fest in Cooke City. More Info Here.

Here is the link for more info and to support the Friends of the Avalanche Center during this event. 

February 2, King and Queen of the Ridge at Bridger Bowl (fundraiser). Register with Bridger to hike in the event, and create a pledge page to raise funds with your Ridge laps.

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.