Wasatch Powderbird Guides were in Mineral, Silver, Days, Cardiff and American Fork yesterday. Today, they will NOT BE SKIING IN THE TRI CANYON AREA, and banking for a future Monday as per their permit. They will be in American Fork and Cascade. Operations planning page is here.
Note: Backcountry.com published a nice article on sidecountry skiing.
The last of the Beaver Mountain Discount tickets have been reduced to $35, with all proceeds going to the Friends of the Utah Avalanche Center. Click HERE for details.
The Friends of the Utah Avalanche Center is hosting a Level 2 avalanche class in February which is now open for registration by going to the Black Diamond retail store. More information is HERE.
Tickets are now available for the annual Backcountry Awareness Dinner on February 13th, with registration through the Snowbird Renaissance Center.
Beacon training parks are up and running! There is one at Snowbasin, one on the Park City side at the top of Canyon’s gondola, one in Little Cottonwood near the Snowbird parking structure on the bypass road, and in Big Cottonwood a training park is at the west end of Solitude's lower parking lot.
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UDOT highway avalanche control work info can be found by calling (801) 975-4838. Our statewide toll free line is 1-888-999-4019 (early morning, option 8).
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Brett will update this advisory by 7:30 tomorrow morning.