Snowmobile for Sale!

The Sierra Avalanche Center is selling a snowmobile. 

2023 Polaris 850 PRO RMK Slash 163 3"


SAC paid $18,813 on 2/9/23. Our forecasters used this for field observations until February of 2024. It is low miles and in great condition. 

145 miles

Standard Display

Under warranty until 11/30/24

Comes with tunnel bag

Get a great deal and your money goes to the

Sierra Avalanche Center!


Last forecast

The last avalanche forecast for the 2023-2024 season posted on April 21st. Thank you to all who contributed to the avalanche center this season through observations, volunteer time, and/or financial contributions.

CA OHV Avalanche Forecast and Education Program Grant Application


The Sierra Avalanche Center is submitting a grant application to California State Parks Off Highway Vehicle Division to support the avalanche forecast and motorized avalanche education classes. 

The Sierra Avalanche Center's mission is to inform and educate the public about backcountry avalanche conditions in the greater Lake Tahoe area. This grant would support the production of the daily avalanche forecast and provide for free motorized Level 1 and Level 2 avalanche classes. 

Following the submission of our preliminary application there will be a public review and comment period.

Additional information, application review and opportunities for public comment about the Sierra Avalanche Center CA OHV grant can be found at: