Colorado Voices

The high stakes careers of avalanche rescue teams

Clip | 4m 28s

With such a short window for response to avalanche disasters, the best way to prevent avalanche deaths is to prevent avalanches from occurring in the first place. In the backcountry, experts agree that by providing proper education, people in the backcountry can lower their chances of getting caught in an avalanche and be more prepared if they do.

Aired: 04/12/21

Rating: NR

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Colorado Voices is a local public television program presented by RMPBS.