Utah Avalanche Center

Avalanche awareness class Dec. 9

Avalanche Awareness Week Dec. 6 -12

More than 150 people have died in avalanches in the State of Utah, with six of those deaths occurring in the La Sal Mountains.

‘Busy’ ski season prompts higher avalanche fears

If COVID-19 keeps ski venues closed, backcountry skiers will be in abundance — increasing the risk of human-triggered avalanches

All told, between mid-March and the end of April, there were over 100 human-triggered avalanches across the state.