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Postby copeg » Wed Jan 11, 2006 2:01 pm

I found this video on another website and thought I'd share for those that hadn't seen it. Very scary, esp. if you ever spend some time in avalanche territory.

http://www.scivolare.it/pagine/articoli/data/avalanche.mpeg



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Postby Skibum » Wed Jan 11, 2006 2:46 pm

I hate when that happens! :eek:

This is a great website for avy info on the east side. :thumbsup:

http://www.esavalanche.org
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Postby copeg » Wed Jan 11, 2006 6:12 pm

Skibum wrote:I hate when that happens! :eek:

This is a great website for avy info on the east side. :thumbsup:

http://www.esavalanche.org

Its good to see that website finally up and running. I remember last year the forecasts were just barely getting off the ground. It looks like the advisory is much more comprehensive as well.
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Postby Snow Nymph » Fri Jan 13, 2006 8:43 am

Wow! At first I thought this was the slide on Mt Morrison. The skier looked back when he saw his friend (photographing) panicking, and was able to get out of the way.

We saw a lot of these in our Avy Course last year.
Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free . . . . Jim Morrison


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Postby JM21760 » Fri Jan 13, 2006 11:12 pm

I seem to remember seeing that video on the Teton Gravity Research website.
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