Utah Avalanche Center

State & Regional
3:22 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

The Mountain Life

In this edition of The Mountain Life hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Guest co-host Chris Cherniak speak with the executive director of the Utah Avalanche Center, Paul Diegel. Then,  it’s Sean Foy – with the Burst Workout. All that plus some wisdom on thriving after 50.
 

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Avalanche Danger
1:46 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

Backcountry Danger Won't End Soon

The recent snowfall, laden with moisture, has made avalanche danger considerable and it may be that way until February. Rick Brough has more.

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Alta Avalanche
3:53 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Skier Trapped After Alta Avalanche

Credit Utah Avalanche Center

A backcountry skier dragged into a ravine by an avalanche Monday was saved by a special air bag she deployed in a bid to stay afloat. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Avalanche Season
4:23 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Avalanche Center Offers Warnings Already In First Report

The Utah Avalanche Center, in its first report of the season, warns citizens of the the perfect storm of avalanche danger, taking place in the early season due to the first significant snowfall blankets the Wasatch Mountains. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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