Know Before You Go is a free avalanche awareness program. Not much science, no warnings to stay out of the mountains, no formulas to memorize. In 1 hour, you will see the destructive power of avalanches, understand when and why they happen, and how you can have fun in the mountains and avoid avalanches.
When you are off the highway or outside of the resort in snow-covered mountains, you are in avalanche country.
What you don’t know can kill you.
There are some simple steps you can take to have fun and stay safe in avalanche country.
Before you go into the mountains in winter, Know Before You Go.