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Sledders: We are running snowmobile specific field days at Buck Ridge for each of our ASMSU Introduction to Avalanche programs. 
We sold out last year, so we added a second program for the 2019-20 season. The program consists of two evenings in the classroom and one field day. 
Pre-registration is required at:

December: https://events.ticketprinting.com/event/Asmsu-Introduction-To-Avalanches-W-Field-Session-35403

January: https://events.ticketprinting.com/event/Asmsu-Introduction-To-Avalanches-W-Field-Session-35404
Sledders: We are running snowmobile specific field days at Buck Ridge for each of our ASMSU Introduction to Avalanche programs. We sold out last year, so we added a second program for the 2019-20 season. The program consists of two evenings in the classroom and one field day. Pre-registration is required at: December: https://events.ticketprinting.com/event/Asmsu-Introduction-To-Avalanches-W-Field-Session-35403 January: https://events.ticketprinting.com/event/Asmsu-Introduction-To-Avalanches-W-Field-Session-35404
The Friends of the GNFAC kick off the 2019-20 education season this week. Our specialty is free and low-cost avalanche awareness programs. 
This week’s schedule: 
6 November, Free 1-Hour Avalanche Awareness at the Basecamp in Billings @ 6:00 pm

6 November, Free 1-Hour Avalanche Awareness at REI in Bozeman @ 6:00 pm 
7 November, Free 1-Hour Avalanche Awareness at Langford Hall on MSU Campus @ 6:00 pm

8 November, Ullr and Skadi Fest at Swiss Fit Montana and Ph.D. Skis @ 6:00 pm

Photos: B. VandenBos
The Friends of the GNFAC kick off the 2019-20 education season this week. Our specialty is free and low-cost avalanche awareness programs. This week’s schedule: 6 November, Free 1-Hour Avalanche Awareness at the Basecamp in Billings @ 6:00 pm 6 November, Free 1-Hour Avalanche Awareness at REI in Bozeman @ 6:00 pm 7 November, Free 1-Hour Avalanche Awareness at Langford Hall on MSU Campus @ 6:00 pm 8 November, Ullr and Skadi Fest at Swiss Fit Montana and Ph.D. Skis @ 6:00 pm Photos: B. VandenBos

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.