Massive Colorado Avalanche Revealed

Typically I don't repost or share existing news media however this past Saturday on our way to open Base Camp in Grand Lake we drove past the remnants of the massive slide triggered back in March on the Empire side of Berthoud Pass, known as the Disney Chute. Surreal is the best description, as even … Continue reading Massive Colorado Avalanche Revealed

Colorado backcountry skier dies in avalanche near Jones Pass

Despite avalanche danger warnings in Colorado Thursday, an Empire man was backcountry skiing with friends near Jones Pass in Clear Creek County when an avalanche buried and killed him, authorities say. The name of the deceased skier has not been released. He was the seventh person killed by avalanches this season. A group of people was skiing… … Continue reading Colorado backcountry skier dies in avalanche near Jones Pass