Recent Avalanche Activity: remote triggering “à distance”

Recent Avalanche Activity: remote triggering “à distance”

There are some instructional and practical ‘recent avalanche activity’ images and comments on data-avalanche.org Instructional not only for current conditions, but on the practical importance of ‘recent avalanche activity’ for decision making and risk...
Info from the Experts: Issues with Pieps DSP power switch

Info from the Experts: Issues with Pieps DSP power switch

Regarding reports of a problem with Pieps DSP (‘Pro’ and ‘Sport’) avalanche transceivers accidentally turning off. We’ve always said that the best avalanche transceiver is the one you know well and have practised with. The expert advice...
We trust our intuitions even when they are wrong

We trust our intuitions even when they are wrong

It’s snowing in the Northern French Alps. A familiar early season scenario…, but things are different. Ski lifts will not be operating, but resorts will be open and ski touring is allowed. It looks like many ski resorts will be accommodating by doing a bit...