The USDA Forest Service avalanche centers are continuing to operate despite the partial government shutdown because of the critical public safety information they provide.

The USDA Forest Service avalanche centers are continuing to operate despite the partial government shutdown because of the critical public safety information they provide.

2018-2019 Scholarships

The deadline for 2018-19 avalanche course scholarship applications was December 1, 2018. There were many great applications that made selecting the winners extremely difficult. Stay tuned on our newsletter for a breakdown of how the scholarships were awarded. Sign up for our newsletter here.

OHV Avalanche Advisory, Awareness and Education Project
Sierra Avalanche Center will operate a Safety and Education Project again during the 2018-19 season through a California Department of Parks and Recreation, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division Grant. See our education tab for a schedule of upcoming motorized level 1 courses, and stay tuned for avalanche awareness presentation dates.
 
AmazonSmile

We encourage local shopping whenever possible, but we know sometimes Amazon is tough to beat! It's hard to believe the holiday season is already here. Purchase with purpose! Amazon donates to Sierra Avalanche Center when you shop at smile.amazon.com