Avalanche Books

8:40 a.m. on December 7, 2001 (EST)
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Could anyone recommend a good book on avalanches. Looking for general info...how they form, different types, how to avoid them, etc. I would appreciate any suggestions.

8:43 a.m. on December 7, 2001 (EST)
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Winning the Avalanche Game...

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Could anyone recommend a good book on avalanches. Looking for general info...how they form, different types, how to avoid them, etc. I would appreciate any suggestions.

Try the video "Winning the Avalanche Game".

Also, I think..."Avalanche Safety for Climbers and Skiers" is pretty good.

Brian in SLC

11:00 a.m. on December 7, 2001 (EST)
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Avy Books

Staying Alive in Avalanche Country, Mountaineers Press. Also, check out www.csac.org, the Cyberspace Avalanche Center, for lots of info, as well as current conditions.

12:11 a.m. on December 8, 2001 (EST)
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Could anyone recommend a good book on avalanches. Looking for general info...how they form, different types, how to avoid them, etc. I would appreciate any suggestions.

Try the video "Winning the Avalanche Game".

Also, I think..."Avalanche Safety for Climbers and Skiers" is pretty good.

Brian in SLC

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