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03-10-2011, 07:11 AM
By Carole Savage, Elevation Avalanche Columnist

Hi, everyone. Hope the winter season is going well for all of you! I have had a busy February playing on my Summit, rating terrain for various snowmobile destinations here in beautiful British Columbia and teaching avalanche awareness courses to snowmobilers.

The courses I teach cover a lot of content in a few days but I wanted to share with you one gem from my curriculum in the hopes that this information will help you and your riding groups to be safer while out in avalanche terrain. There are many things that we need to know to safely travel in avalanche terrain, and training and experience is needed to build that know-how.

We can really cut our risk for avalanche incidents just by following what I call the “10 Commandments of Mountain Sledding.” Check them out after the jump… Read more (http://mountainblog.ski-doo.com/10-commandments-of-mountain-sledding/)