Henry tells us what to look out for –...

Danger rating of 5 (out of 5) across much of the Alps today. Henry talks about following the resort safety advice. Risks are likely to increase today as the temperature rises bringing rain below 2000m leading to an increase in natural ... Read More


probing for avalanche victim
What is “going a little bit” o...

A little bit of off-piste Skiers and boarders know there is a risk from avalanches if they go off-piste.  For many this means they will only go off piste with a guide and will not venture into the backcountry without professional help... Read More


Question about secured areas vs controlled areas
Question about secured areas vs controlled...

 We recently received this email with a question. I am sharing the question and our reply here because I think it is interesting for everyone. It is certainly important that you understand the areas that are secured and are not se... Read More