The 2021 California Avalanche Workshop will be online again this year. Over the month of October the Sierra Avalanche Center will feature discussions with forecasters, meteorologists, local pros and even a medical doctor. Links to talks will be posted here once they are available. Additional speakers and times posted once they are confirmed.
Ty Dayberry - Local Pro Tele Skier - Wednesday 10/6 at 5pm live on SAC's Instagram account @savycenter . Here is a video of our talk.
Zach Tolby - National Weather Service Meteorologist, SAC Board Member, and Caldor Fire Incident Meteorologist. Here is a video of our talk.
Dr. David Fiore - Discussion with Dr. David Fiore of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine about a study looking at backcountry skiing and COVID 19. Here is a video of our talk.
Tasha Thomas - Check in with SAC Board member, mountain bike ripper and motorized education supporter. Here is a video of our talk.
Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center - The ESAC crew will be checkinging in with a video later this month. In the meantime check out this accident case study video from the Paiute Crags during spring of 2020.
2020 California Avalanche Workshop links below
The 2020 California Avalanche Workshop featured ten discussions over the month of October. Here are the presentations links.
Nick Myers of the Mount Shasta Avalanche Center video here.
Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center Forecasters Josh Feinberg and Chris Engelhardt discuss the upcoming season with Gabe Taylor here.
David Hill of Community Snow Observations discussion here.
Discussion with Sierra Avalanche Center Forecaster Andy Andreson here.
Pro snowmobiler and Sierra Avalanche Center Motorized Avalanche Instructor Duncan Lee here.
American Avalanche Association Executive Director Dan Kaveney talk here.
Stories in the Snow citizen scientist and educator Meghan Collins discussion here.
Checking in with Ben Hatchett, Ph.D. about the massive 2019 Valentines Day avalanche on Mt. Shasta here.
Discussion with Nickolay Dodov Foundation avalanche educator Michael McCarthy here.
Tahoe based guide Todd Offenbacher revisits his own avalanche on Tallac and looks ahead at the upcoming season here.