Backcountry Basics Backcountry Tour Planning (Video)

June 13, 2015

Learn to read an avalanche forecast, use maps to plan a ski tour, and trailhead safety checks.

A well-laid plan is the best prevention when it comes to traveling in avalanche terrain. This video explores reading an avalanche forecast, using maps to plan a ski tour, trailhead safety checks, group management, and finally, the best part of backcountry skiing, powder!