Avalanche Avoidance

  • The Backcountry Basics

    Get the goods without getting buried! BCA presents the five backcountry basics all riders should follow to avoid getting caught in avalanches.

    • Before you go: get the gear, get the training, get the forecast.
    • Once you’re out there: get the picture, get out of harm’s way.

    These avalanche safety guidelines were developed in conjunction with AIARE and The Avalanche Project. Featuring BCA ambassadors Lel Tone and Colter Hinchliffe.

    SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH THE VIDEO SERIES

    • Step 1 – Get the Gear
    • Step 2 – Get the Training
    • Step 3 – Get the Forecast
    • Step 4 – Get the Picture
    • Step 5 – Get Out of Harm’s Way
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  • Step 1: Get the Gear

    Click here to download the ‘BCA Backcountry Basics – Step 1: Get the Gear‘ video.
    Click ‘download MP4 720 file format’ – select ‘save file’ in the pop up window to save to your Downloads folder.

  • Step 2: Get the Training

    Click here to download the ‘BCA Backcountry Basics – Step 2: Get The Training’ video.
    Click ‘download MP4 720 file format’ – select ‘save file’ in the pop up window to save to your Downloads folder.

  • Step 3: Get the Forecast

    Click here to download the ‘BCA Backcountry Basics – Step 3: Get The Forecast’ video.
    Click ‘download MP4 720 file format’ – select ‘save file’ in the pop up window to save to your Downloads folder.

  • Step 4: Get the Picture


    Click here to download the ‘BCA Backcountry Basics – Step 4: Get The Picture’ video.
    Click ‘download MP4 720 file format’ – select ‘save file’ in the pop up window to save to your Downloads folder.

  • Step 5: Get Out of Harm’s Way

    Click here to download the ‘BCA Backcountry Basics – Step 5: Get Out of Harm’s Way‘ video.
    Click ‘download MP4 720 file format’ – select ‘save file’ in the pop up window to save to your Downloads folder.

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