Companion Rescue, The deciding factor in an avalanche accident

Submitted by Eric Knoff on Wed, 03/15/2017 - 13:38

Backcountry skiing and snowmobiling has exploded in popularity over the past 10 years. Every winter more skiers and riders hit the backcountry in pursuit of steep faces and untracked powder. This type of riding has increased the inherent risk of being caught in an avalanche and on average, 30 people die in avalanches every year in the United States.

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