2020 Wyoming Snow & Avalanche Workshop

Thanks to the organizers of the 2020 Wyoming Snow & Avalanche Workshop, who granted permission for the contents of the talks to be reposted on dTAR.

2020 California Avalanche Workshop

Thanks to the organizers of the 2020 California Avalanche Workshop, who granted permission for the contents of the talks to be reposted on dTAR.

BCA releases new avalanche education videos

BCA has released two new avalanche education videos: “Getting the Goods Without Getting Buried” and “Human Factors in the Backcountry."

Seminar: Avalanches and Climate Change

A3 held a seminar on avalanches and climate change in January 2021. Check out a recording of the entire conversation here.

UAC Podcast Launches Season 4

The Utah Avalanche Center podcast just kicked off its fourth season (with more than 30 episodes and 250,000 downloads) by interviewing Sarah Carpenter.

Bruce Tremper on Out and Back Podcast

In this episode of Gaia GPS's Out and Back podcast, Bruce Tremper talks about his start in snow science and gives his tips for his safety system, the low-risk travel ritual, and busts some avalanche myths.

Seminar: Avalanche Safety Technologies

The American Avalanche Association hosted the second installment in its online seminar series on Thursday, December 10, 2020, featuring topics related to avalanche safety...

Ed LaChapelle: The Ascending Spiral

Rather than seeing our mastery of snow and avalanche science and decision-making as linear progression, I see it as the same issues and ideas coming around again and again, but each time at a more sophisticated and technically advanced level—hence the ascending spiral.

Friends of CAIC Introduces Forecast Pledge

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center recently introduced its Forecast Pledge, whose goal is to ensure that every backcountry user in Colorado checks the forecast before venturing out.

The Avalanche Chaser – Steve Conger

This interview with Steve Conger—TAR editor emeritus—originally ran on Powder Cloud on March 29, 2020 and has been reprinted with their permission.

Featured Image: Utah Avalanche Center forecaster Trent Meisenheimer works in the field. Photo courtesy UAC.