DatePlaceFatalitiesStateActivitySummary
DatePlaceFatalitiesStateActivitySummary
2017-10-07Imp Peak, southern Madison Range1MTSki2 backcountry tourers caught, 1 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2017-04-11Red Mountain, north of Snoqualmie Pass1WASki1 backcountry tourer caught, killed.
2017-04-01North Pole1AKOther1 resident partially buried-critical, later died
2017-03-04Hawkins Mountain, north of Cle Elum1WASnowmobile2 snowmobilers caught, 1 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2017-02-14Near West Lost Lake, Flat Tops Wilderness area1COSnowmobile2 backcountry travelers caught, 1 killed
2017-02-09McCoy Creek, Caribou Range east of Idaho Falls1IDSnowmobile1 snowmobiler buried and killed
2017-01-28Near Cooper Landing, Kenai Peninsula1AKSnowmobile2 snowmobilers caught, 1 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2017-01-05Stanton Mountain, north of West Glacier1MTSki1 backcountry tourer caught, partially buried, and killed
2017-01-04Near Crystal Mountain, south of Greenwater1WASki1 backcountry tourer caught, partially buried, and killed
2016-12-27West of White Pass Ski Area1WASki1 sidecountry rider caught, killed
2016-12-23East of Grand Targee Resort1WYSnowboard1 sidecountry rider caught, buried and killed
2016-12-11Henderson Mountain, near Cooke City1MTSki2 hybrid tourers caught, 1 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2016-12-10Mt. Rose Chutes - Closed Area1NVSki1 inbounds rider caught, buried, and killed
2016-04-11Paxson, Summit Lake, Eastern Alaska Range, near Gulkana Glacier1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2016-04-03Paxson, Summit Lake, Eastern Alaska Range, Hoodoo Mountains, Courage Mountain1AKSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2016-03-22Southern Oregon, Diamond Lake, Mt. Bailey1OROTHER1 snowcat ski guide caught and killed
2016-03-08Joseph, Wallowa Mountains, Chief Joseph Peak1ORSKI1 backcountry skier caught, partly buried and killed
2016-02-27Glennallen, Chugach Mountains, near Nelchina Glacier1AKSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 killed
2016-02-26Island Park, Macks Inn1IDOTHER3 residents caught, buried, 2 injured and 1 killed
2016-02-21Grand Targhee Resort,1WYSKI1 out-of-area skier caught, buried and killed
2016-02-19Sheridan, Big Horn Mountains, Hunt Mountain Road1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught and killed
2016-02-05Cottonwood Pass, east side1COOTHER1 snowbiker (motorized) caught, buried and killed
2016-02-02Wolf Creek Pass, Tucker Ponds, Lost Mine Creek1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2016-01-31Brundage, Goose Lake area, Twin Lakes, Granite Mountain1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2016-01-31Park City Canyons, Pointy Peak, Shale Shot1UTSKI1 out-of-area skier caught, buried and killed
2016-01-24Jackson Hole, Rock Springs, Ralphs Slide (outside ski area)2WYSKI2 out-of-area skiers killed
2016-01-24Mt Baker, Mt. Herman, north flank1WASKI2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 injured, 1 killed
2016-01-23Olney, Whitefish Range, Swede Creek1MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 1 partly buried, 2 buried and 1 killed
2016-01-22Urad Mine area, Woods Creek, pt 12,3171COSNOWBOARD1 backcounry snowboarder caught and killed
2016-01-21Big Cottonwood Canyon, Gobblers Knob, Whitesnake1UTSKI2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2016-01-21Crested Butte, Kebler Pass, Ruby Bowl1COSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and 1 killed
2016-01-19Jackson, Jensen Canyon, Pyramid Peak1WYSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2016-01-19Yellowstone Club (outside of ski area), Cedar Basin1MTSKI1 ski patroller caught, partly buried and killed
2016-01-16Hatcher Pass, Skyscraper Mountain1AKSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2016-01-16Front Range, St. Marys Lake1COCLIMB1 climber caught, buried and killed
2016-01-14Sugar Bowl out of area, Mount Judah1CASKI1 out-of-area skier caught, buried and killed
2016-01-02Hatcher Pass, West side, Grubstake Gulch1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2015-12-31Snoqualmie Pass, Granite Mountain1WASNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught and killed
2015-12-19Cooke City, Beartooth Mountains, Sheep Mountain1MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 partly buried, 2 buried and 1 killed
2015-12-19Snoqualmie Pass, Commonwealth Basin1WASKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2015-11-22Hatcher Pass1AKSKI1 backcountry skier presumed caught, buried and killed
2015-11-10Inyo County, John Muir Wilderness, Meysan Lake, Mt. Mallory1CACLIMB1 climber caught, buried and killed
2015-05-17Grand Teton National Park, Mt Moran, Sickle Couloir2WYSKI4 ski mountaineers caught, 2 injured, 1 killed
2015-04-11Big Sky, Beehive Basin, Beehive Peak, Hanging Garden1MTSKI1 backcountry skier caught and killed
2015-04-01Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Tebay Lakes1AKSKI1 backcountry skier caught and killed
2015-03-14Cantwell, Chulitna River, Squaw Creek1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2015-03-04Ogden, Snowbasin, Hells Canyon (outside ski area)1UTSNOWBOARD1 out-of-area snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2015-02-23Aspen, Aspen Mountain, Ophir Gulch1COSKI1 out-of-area skier caught and killed
2015-01-06Silverton, Kendall Mountain, Rabbit Ears/Arcade1COSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2014-12-31Bakerville, Mt. Kelso, Stevens Gulch1COCLIMB1 climber caught, buried and killed
2014-12-06Delta Range, Isabel Pass, Rainbow Ridge area, near mp 197 Richardson Highway1AKSKI2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2014-11-26Cooke City, Henderson Mountain, Daisy Pass Trail Road1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2014-05-28Mt. Rainier National Park, Mt. Rainier, Liberty Ridge6WACLIMB6 climbers caught, buried and killed
2014-05-14North Cascades National Park, Mt Shuksan1WASKI1 backcountry skier caught and killed
2014-05-03Anaconda, Olson Gulch1MTSKI1 backcountry skier caught, partly buried and killed
2014-04-28Crater Lake National Park, Garfield Peak1ORSNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught and killed
2014-03-30La Pine, Newberry Volcano, Paulina Peak1ORSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2014-03-22Snoqualmie Pass, Granite Mountain, south side1WASKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2014-03-15Haines, Kicking Horse Valley, Tele Bowl1AKSKI1 heli-ski guide caught, buried and killed
2014-03-11Cooke City, Daisy Pass / Crown Butte1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 injured and 1 buried and killed
2014-03-10Altoona Lakes, Flint Creek Range, NE of Phillipsburg1MTSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2014-03-07Uinta Mountains, Gold Hill1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2014-03-05La Plata Mountains, Sharkstooth1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed (presumed)
2014-03-04Eastern San Juans, Conejos Peak1COOTHER1 ski patroller caught, buried and killed
2014-02-28Missoula, Rattlesnake Valley, Mt. Jumbo1MTOTHER1 snowplayer and 2 residents caught and buried, 1 resident killed
2014-02-22Troy, West Cabinet Mountain Range1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 partly (mostly) buried and 1 buried and killed
2014-02-18Togwotee Pass1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2014-02-16Smoky Mountains, Frenchman Creek, west of Galena Summit1IDSNOWMOBILE4 snowmobilers caught and buried, 1 killed
2014-02-15Sawatch Range, Independence Pass, Star Mountain2COSKI5 backcountry skiers caught, 3 injured, 2 buried and killed
2014-02-11Wallowa Mountains, near Cornucopia, Little Eagle Meadow2ORSKI5 backcountry skiers caught, 2 partly buried, 2 injured and 2 killed
2014-02-10Crested Butte, Kebler Pass1COSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2014-02-10Keystone, North Fork Swan River1COSKI2 out-of-area skiers caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2014-02-09Sanpete County, Hungtington Reservoir1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2014-02-08Wasatch Mountains, American Fork Canyon1UTSNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, buried and killed
2014-01-18Cascade Mountains, Barlow Pass, Lewis Peak1WACLIMB1 climber caught and killed
2014-01-07Vail, East Vail Chutes, CDC1COSKI4 out-of-area skiers caught, 1 buried and killed, 3 injured
2014-01-01Portal Creek near Big Sky1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2013-12-31Rabbit Ears Range, Willow Creek Pass, Parkview Mountain1COSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2013-12-26Jackson, Pucker Face1WYSKI1 out-of-area skier caught, buried and killed
2013-12-26Swan Valley, Palisades Peak1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2013-04-20Loveland Pass, Mt. Snikta, Sheep Creek5COSNOWBOARD6 backcountry riders caught and buried, 5 killed
2013-04-18Vail Pass, Ptarmigan Hill, Avalanche Bowl1COSNOWBOARD1 backcountry (hybrid) snowboarder caught and killed
2013-04-13Red Mountain, Snoqualmie Pass, Cascade Mountains1WASNOWSHOE2 snowshoers caught, 2 buried, and 1 killed
2013-04-13Granite Mountain, Snoqualmie Pass, Cascade Mountains1WAHIKE3 hikers caught, 2 partly buried and injured, 1 buried and killed
2013-04-11Big Cottonwood Canyon, Cardiff Fork1UTOTHER1 avalanche forecaster caught, partly buried and killed
2013-03-17Rocky Mountain National Park, Ypsilon Mtn, Fay Lakes1COCLIMB2 climbers caught, 1 killed & 1 injured
2013-03-03Haines, Takhinsha Mountains, Kicking Horse River drainage1AKSKI4 heliskiers caught, 2 seriously injured and 1 guide killed
2013-03-02Jackson County, Cameron Pass, Nokhu Crags, Paradise Bowl1COSNOWBOARD2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 seriously injured, 1 killed
2013-03-01Grand Teton National Park, Prospectors Mountain, Apocalypse Couloir1WYSKI2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 partly buried and killed
2013-03-01Mount Washington, Huntington Ravine, Pinnacle Gully1NHCLIMB1 solo ice climber caught and killed
2013-03-01S end Manti Skyline just east of 12 Mile Canyon1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler, caught, buried and killed
2013-02-02Silverton, Gladstone, Cement Creek, Clothesline Path1COSKI3 backcountry skiers caught, 2 partly buried and 1 injured, 1 buried and killed
2013-01-27Jackson, Hoback Canyon, Cliff Creek, Clause Creek1WYSKI1 backcountry skier caught and killed
2013-01-27Grand Teton National Park, Survey Peak1WYSKI1 backcountry skier caught and killed
2013-01-18West Fork of Duchesne, western Uintas2UTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers (on foot) caught, 2 buried and killed
2013-01-13Marble, Raspberry Creek, West Elk Mountains1COSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2012-12-30Snowmass1COOTHER1 ski patroller caught and killed
2012-12-24Alpine Meadows1CAOTHER1 ski patroller caught, buried and killed
2012-12-24Donner Ski Ranch1CASNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2012-06-14Denali National Park, Mt McKinley, West Buttress4AKCLIMB5 climbers caught, 1 injured (minor), 4 buried and presumed killed
2012-03-30Ophir, Ophir Pass, Paradise Basin1COSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2012-03-13Haines, Takhine Ridge2AKSKI2 heli skiers caught, buried and killed
2012-03-07Grand Teton NP, Ranger Peak, Waterfall Canyon2WYSKI2 backcountry skiers caught, buried and killed
2012-03-03Moab, La Sal Mountains, Beaver Basin1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2012-03-02Carson Pass, Lost Lakes, Forestdale Divide1CASNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2012-03-01Alpine Meadows, Ward Canyon, Stanford Rocks1CASKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2012-02-27Togwotee Pass, SE of Grouse Mountain, Dry Lake Creek1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2012-02-25Marias Pass, Skyline Creek1MTOTHER2 snowbike riders caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2012-02-23The Canyons, Dutch Draw1UTSNOWBOARD1 sidecountry snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2012-02-21Cooke City, Daisy Pass, Miller Road1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 2 buried and 1 killed
2012-02-20Kalispell, Lost Johnny drainage1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2012-02-19Alpental, WAC Bluffs, 80s Chute1WASNOWBOARD2 sidecountry snowboarders caught, 1 killed
2012-02-19Stevens Pass, Cowboy Mountain, Tunnel Creek3WASKI5 sidecountry skiers caught, 1 partly buried, 3 buried and killed
2012-02-16Wolf Creek Pass, Lobo Overlook, Gibbs Creek1COSKI3 backcountry skiers caught, 1 injured, 1 killed
2012-02-13Telluride, Lower Bear Creek, Contention1COSNOWBOARD1 sidecountry snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2012-02-05Richfield, Skyline, Lost Creek Reservoir1UTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2012-02-01Big Fork, Swan Range, Jewel Basin1MTSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2012-01-28Big Cottonwood Canyon, Kessler Peak1UTSKI1 backcountry snowboarder, caught, buried and killed
2012-01-22Vail, Prima Cornice1COSKI3 skiers caught, 1 partly buried-critical and killed
2012-01-22Winter Park, Trestle Trees1COSKI1 skier caught and killed
2012-01-21Park Range, Chedsey Creek1COSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers (on foot) caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2012-01-18Snowmass, Burnt Mountain1COSKI1 sidecountry skier caught and killed
2012-01-01Phillipsburg, Flint Creek Range, Red Lion1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2011-12-31Cooke City, Henderson Mountain, Fisher Creek1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2011-12-31Cooke City, Hayden Creek1WYSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried and killed
2011-11-13Snowbird1UTSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder caught and killed
2011-05-22Mount Frances2AKCLIMB2 climbers caught and killed
2011-05-21Torrey's Peak1COSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught and killed
2011-04-28Ruth Glacier1AKCLIMB1 climber killed at camp from ice fall
2011-04-26Split Mountain near Bishop2CASKI2 skiers caught, partly buried and killed
2011-04-18Bird Ridge, Seward Highway1AKHIKE1 hiker/sledder caught, partly buried and killed
2011-04-16Garnet Canyon2WYSKI2 skiers caught, buried, and killed
2011-04-04Near Aspen Highlands1COSKI1 skier caught and killed
2011-03-27Steven's Pass1WASNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, carried, and killed
2011-03-26Horseshoe Mtn, Manti Skyline1UTSKI3 backcountry skiers caught, one killed
2011-03-19Hatcher Pass1AKSKI1 Backcountry skier caught and killed
2011-03-11Ketchikan, Deer Mountain1AKSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder caught, buried and killed
2011-03-05Mount Cashmere, above Trout Creek, Leavenworth1WASKI1 Backcountry skier caught and killed
2011-02-22Backcountry near Snowmass1COSKI1 Skier caught and killed
2011-02-20Sand Peak, Routt National Forest, Meeker1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, burried, and killed
2011-02-14Truman Gulch1MTSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2011-02-01Snoqualmie Pass1WASKI1 Backcountry skier killed after breaking cornice and falling
2011-01-17Berthoud Pass1COSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2011-01-08Near Flathead Reservoir, MT1MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, burried, one killed
2010-12-29Big Creek, NE of Calder, Shoshone County1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-12-05Mt Trelease1COSKI1 skier caught and killed
2010-12-04Morning Star Peak, north central Washington Cascades1WACLIMB1 climber caught, partially buried, and killed
2010-11-26Cherry Hill, Western Uinta Mountains1UTSNOWMOBILE1 Snowmobiler caught and killed in avalanche
2010-11-22Wolf Creek Ski area1COSKI1 Ski Patrol caught and killed
2010-06-14Lolo Peak, west of Missoula, MT1MTSKI1 skier caught, push into rocks, and killed
2010-06-05Ingraham Direct Route, Mount Rainier1WACLIMB11 climbers caught, 10 recovered, 1 still missing - presumed dead
2010-05-29Ruth Gorge, Denali National Park2AKCLIMB2 climbers caught and killed
2010-04-14McAtee Basin south of Big Sky1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-04-04Francis Peak northwest of Farmington1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-04-02Indian Creek drainage northwest of Alpine1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-03-30Near Brundage Mountain2IDSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 buried and killed
2010-03-30Near Baldy Peak, east of Ridgway1COCLIMB1 ice climber, approaching on skis, caught, buried, killed
2010-03-30Peak 6996 near Marias Pass, Glacier NP1MTSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught and killed
2010-03-27Missoula Lake 10 miles SW of Superior, MT1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-03-19Southwest of Creede2COOTHER2 people caught and killed in a roof avalanche
2010-03-13North of Schweitzer Ski Area, Idaho Panhandle1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-03-12Near Antora Peak south of Buena Vista1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-03-10Steep Gully #1, west of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area1COSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, partially buried, and killed
2010-02-23Lindley Backcountry Hut south of Aspen1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2010-02-21South Teton, Grand Teton NP1WYSKI1 skier caught and carried over cliffs
2010-02-13Grandview, Placer River Drainage, Chugach NF2AKSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 buried and killed
2010-02-13South Fork Eagle River, Alaska Three Bowls1AKSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2010-02-11Near the Ridgway Hut, San Juan Mountains1COSKI2 skiers caught, 1 injured and 1 killed
2010-02-06North Fork of Murphy Creek, Wyoming Range1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-30Garns Mtn in the Big Hole Range west of Driggs1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-29Grandview Pk, Session Mtns east of Bountiful1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-28Boardman Pass, Soldier Mountains west of Fairfield1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-27Meadows Chutes near Solitude Ski Area1UTSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-24Hells Canyon, Snowbasin Backcountry1UTSKI1 skier caught, partially buried, and killed
2010-01-22Off trail run in bounds at Sun Valley Ski Resort1IDSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-06Jackson Hole Mountain Resort1WYSKI1 skier buried, recovered, and died in hospital
2010-01-06Battle Mountain, Vail sidecountry1COSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-04Scotch Bonnet Mountain near Cooke City1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2010-01-02Paulina Peak east of La Pine1ORSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-12-18Rock Lake west of Cascade1IDSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed, 1 fully buried and recovered
2009-12-10Hyalite Canyon outside of Bozeman1MTCLIMB1 ice climber killed
2009-04-18Thompson Pass near Valdez1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-04-17Near Thompson Pass outside of Valdez1AKSKI1 skier caught in sluff and carried over cliffs, died from trauma
2009-04-05Norton Creek, 20 miles west of Ketchum1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-03-28Johnson Pass, Kenai Peninsula1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-03-07Eagle Cap Wilderness1ORSKI3 skiers caught, 1 partially buried, one buried, one buried and killed
2009-03-06Gladiator Ridge, 20 miles northwest of Sun Valley1IDSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed, 1 seriously injured
2009-03-03Squaw Valley1CASKI1 skier caught, died from injuries
2009-02-27Indian Peak area of the Snake River Range in western Wyoming3WYSNOWMOBILE4 snowmobilers caught, and buried. 1 self-rescued, 3 killed
2009-02-27Trapper Creek, north of Priest Lake1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-02-21near Maggies Peak, Lake Tahoe Region1CASKI1 skier caught and killed
2009-01-17Northeast facing slope on Crown Butte1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-01-17Black Butte area of the Gravelly Range1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-01-17Hell Roaring drainage South of Mt Jefferson1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2009-01-02-Main Vein- Ice Climb; Shoshone National Forest1WYCLIMB1 ice climber caught and killed
2008-12-30Rockford, WA (near Spokane, eastern WA)1WAOTHERRoof Avalanche kills 85 year old women
2008-12-29Yamaha Hill; Moffat Basin Area1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2008-12-28Brown Bear Basin near Harts Pass1WASNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2008-12-27Gravel Mountain - Grand Lake Area2COSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, buried, and killed
2008-12-27Paintbrush Area; Jackson Hole1WYSKI2 skiers caught, 1 buried and killed
2008-12-25Poulsen’s Gully-Squaw Valley Ski Area1CASKI1 Skier caught, buried, and killed
2008-12-24Logan Peak - Rodeo Grounds Area2UTSNOWMOBILE3 involved, 2 caught, buried, and killed
2008-12-17NW of Crested Butte - Happy Chutes1COSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2008-12-14Mt. Baldy, Snowbird Ski Resort1UTSKI1 skier caught, buried, died later in the hospital
2008-12-14Richmond Ridge1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2008-04-07?Little Matterhorn? on the backside of Mount Odessey1AKOTHER1 person caught, buried, and killed
2008-03-16Sheep Mountain on the North Fork Clearwater River1IDSNOWMOBILE4 snowmobilers caught, 2 buried, 1 killed
2008-03-09Mount Eyak1AKSKI2 skiers caught, 1 injured, 1 buried and killed
2008-02-15Seattle Creek near Turnigan Pass2AKOTHER4 snowmobilers caught and buried. 2 rescued, 2 killed.
2008-02-08Garden Valley1IDOTHER77 yr. old man was killed in roof avalanche
2008-02-01Little Box Canyon area north of Rifle1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobile caught, buried, and killed.
2008-01-28Tokopah Canyon in Sequoia National Park1CAHIKE2 hikers caught and carried. 1 buried and killed
2008-01-25backcountry Terrain, Mountain High Resort3CASKI3 skiers caught, buried, and killed in 3 seperate avalanches
2008-01-20Beehive Basin1MTSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2008-01-18Mount Washington, Huntington Ravine1NHCLIMB1 Climber caught and killed
2008-01-13Fiberglass Hill north of Columbia Falls2MTSKI3 people caught. 1 partially buried. 2 skiers buried, and killed
2008-01-12near the North Fork of Cottonwood Creek3WYSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers buried and killed
2008-01-12East Vail Chutes, near the King Tut and Old Mans Chutes1COSKI2 skiers caught, 1 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2008-01-10Little Bear Peak, Sangre de Cristo Mountains1COCLIMB2 climbers caught, 1 partly buried and seriously injured, 1 buried and killed
2008-01-04Above Mountain Loop Highway near Mount Pilchuck1WAHIKE3 hikers caught, 2 partially buried, 1 completely buried and killed
2008-01-04East Vail Backcountry1COSNOWBOARD1 Snowboarder caught and killed
2008-01-03warehouse roof in Fargo, ND1NDOTHER1 roof shoveler, caught, buried, and killed
2008-01-02Snowy Range, SE Wyoming1WYSNOWMOBILE4 snowmobilers caught and buried, 1 killed
2008-01-01Excelsior Pass area, north of Mount Baker2WASNOWMOBILE5 snowmobilers caught, 2 killed, and 1 injured
2007-12-31Co-op Creek1UTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2007-12-25Super Bowl area near Windy Ridge1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught and killed
2007-12-23Red Pine Chute, Canyons Mountain Resort1UTSKI4 involved; one skier caught, carried and killed; 2nd skier buried, rescued.
2007-12-18Mt Rainier National Park - Edith Creek Basin1WASNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, buried, and killed
2007-12-02Near Source Lake, Snoqualmie Pass WA2WAHIKE3 hikers caught, 2 completely buried, 1 mostly or completely buried, 2 killed
2007-12-02Hot Dog Bowl, near Zimmerman Lake1COSNOWBOARD1 person caught, buried, rescued by companions, and dies from injuries.
2007-12-02Back country north of Crystal Mt Resort3WASNOWBOARD3 missing snowboarders presumed buried and killed
2007-05-17Mt Barille Denali National Park2AKCLIMB2 climbers caught and killed
2007-03-13Sunshine Peak, 5 miles southeast of Aspen2COSKI1 skier caught and carried. 2 split-boarders caught, buried, and killed.
2007-03-10Darby Canyon, Fossil Mountain1WYSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2007-03-03Yellow Mountain near Big Sky, MT1MTSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2007-03-03South of Echo Lake1COSNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, partially buired, died during evacuation
2007-02-24Mt Rainier National Park (just west of Crystal Mountain Ski Area Boundary)1WASKI1 skier caught, buried and killed
2007-02-21Gobblers Knob Area1UTSKI1 skier caught, carried, and killed
2007-02-18Hells Canyon, backcountry near Snowbasin Resort1UTSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2007-02-17Signal Peak, southeast of Richfield, UT1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2007-02-17Tower Mountain, southeast of Heber City1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2007-02-17Palisades Peak Area1IDSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 partially buried, 1 buried and killed.
2007-02-17Mount Baldy, about 20 miles from Townsend2MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught and buried. 2 killed
2007-02-04East San Juan Mountains, ~2 miles NW of North Peak.1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2007-01-05Rock Springs Drainage, Teton Range1WYSKIThree out of area skiers caught and partially buried, one killed
2007-01-01Mt. Jefferson, Hell Roaring Canyon drainage1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2006-12-28Lionhead area near West Yellowstone1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2006-12-21Hanging Valley Wall, Rayburn Area1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed.
2006-12-19Scotch Bonnet1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2006-12-16Stewart Peak, Salt River Range1WYSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught and buried, one killed
2006-04-29Backcountyr near Lookout Pass1IDSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2006-04-18Mount Herman, west of Mt. Baker Ski Area1WASKI1 skier caught, carried, and killed
2006-04-08Patriot Bowl-west of Trinity Mtn. Lookout1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2006-04-03Pioneer Ridge, an out-of-bounds area near Brighton Ski Resort1UTSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2006-04-02Mountians outside of Spencer1IDSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, one killed
2006-03-19Tiffany Mountain near Conconully1WASNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 totally buried and killed, 1 partially buried
2006-03-11Ogden Mtn., Taylor Canyon1UTSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and presumed dead. Remains missing.
2006-03-01mountains near Antelope Creek1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2006-02-28Marmot Mountain, Hatcher Pass Area1AKSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught and buried. Still missing and presumed dead.
2006-02-14Rainy Pass; Dalzell Creek, in the Alaska Range1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed.
2006-02-08FLATTOP MTN, CHUGACH STATE PARK, CHUGACH MTNS1AKSNOWSHOE2 snowshoers caught & carried. 1 buried and killed
2006-02-01Blacksmith Creek drainage,Twin Lakes area; Sawtooth Range1CASKI3 people caught, 2 carried, 1 partially buried, 1 killed
2006-01-14Red Meadow Lake west of Polebridge2MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught and buried by a Natural avalanche. 1 rescued, 2 killed.
2006-01-06MILLER MOUNTAIN-SHEEP CREEK1MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2006-01-05Coal Creek, West side of Teton Pass1WYSKI2 skiers caught, 1 buried and killed
2006-01-05south end of Mt. Abundance1MTSNOWMOBILE5 snowmobilers triggered slide, 2 snowmobilers caught and buried, 1 killed
2006-01-03Raggedtop Mountain1AKSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2006-01-01Trap Peak2COSNOWMOBILE7 snowmobilers caught, 5 partly buried, 2 buried and killed
2005-12-31Mt. Timpanogos area, near Hidden Lakes1UTSNOWSHOE2 snowshoers caught, one buried and killed
2005-12-27Togwotee Pass/Squaw Basin area1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2005-12-22Kelso Mountain1COHIKE2 hikers caught, 1 partly buried, 1 buried and killed
2005-11-06Berthoud Pass1COSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder and dog, caught, buried and killed
2005-07-02Castle Peak, White Cloud Mtns1IDSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, and killed
2005-05-20Arapahoe Basin1COSKI1 in-area skier caught, buried and killed
2005-04-01Brodie Gulch, Baker Creek near Ketchum1IDSNOWMOBILE1 Snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2005-04-01Grand Mesa1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2005-03-31Monte Cristo area about 20 miles west of Woodruff1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2005-03-26Mt. Tom; Elderberry Canyon2CASKI5 skiers caught in 2 seperate avalanches, 1 injured, 2 buried and killed
2005-03-24Quandary Peak, Tenmile Range1COCLIMB2 climbers caught, 1 buried, and killed
2005-03-06Five Fingers Bowl, Elk Mountains1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2005-02-20North Bowl of Mt. Anderson1CASKI3 skiers caught, 2 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2005-02-15Mount Huntington in the Alaska Range1AKCLIMB1 Climber caught and buried, presumed dead, but still missing.
2005-02-14Northeastern ridge of Mount Mansfield1VTSKI1 Skier caught, carried, and killed
2005-01-16Lake Steven Area2IDSNOWBOARD2 snowboarders caught, buried, and killed
2005-01-14Dutch Draw, backcountry skiing area1UTSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed.
2005-01-12Snoqualmie Pass?CLOSED Ski Area1WASKI2 skiers caught, 1 partially buried, 1 buried and killed
2005-01-09LEE CANYON1NVSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2005-01-08Ephriam Canyon1UTSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2005-01-08Choke Cherry area east of Mt. Pleasant1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
2005-01-03Soda Mountain (Buffalo Pass), Park Range1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2005-01-01Centennial Mountains1MTSKI3 backcountry skiers caught, 1 severely injured, 1 killed
2004-12-11Trout Creek area of Strawberry Valley1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2004-12-11Mineral Fork, Big Cottonwood Canyon2UTSNOWSHOE2 snowshoers caught, buried; and killed.
2004-12-10Twin Lakes Pass in Big Cottonwood Canyon1UTSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2004-10-30Sphinx Mountain, Madison Range2MTCLIMB2 climbers caught, carried, and killed
2004-10-24Mt. Rainier, Ingraham Glacier Area1WACLIMB2 climbers caught and buried, one killed
2004-06-13Liberty Ridge, Mt Rainier2WACLIMB2 climbers caught and killed
2004-04-26near the Mt Baker ski area1WASNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught and killed in small slide
2004-04-10Gun Creek, near Paxson1AKSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 1 killed
2004-04-09Browns Peak, just north of Huron Peak1COSNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, buried, and killed
2004-03-20La Plata Peak ? Sawatch Range1COHIKE2 hikers caught, 1 injured, 1 buried and killed
2004-03-10Mount Guyot, west of Breckenridge1COSNOWMOBILE1 Snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2004-03-07Jeru Peak, about 20 miles north of Sandpoint1IDSnowmobileSnowmobiler caught buried and killed
2004-03-05Near Salmon la Sac1WASNOWMOBILEOne snowmobiler caught, buried,killed
2004-02-28Byron Glacier Peak, near Portage1AKCLIMBCornice gives way, plunging climber to his death
2004-02-28Apollo Creek, about 15 miles Northwest of Ketchum1IDSNOWMOBILESnowmobiler caught buried and killed
2004-02-26Daly Canyon near the Judge Mine1UTSNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, buried, and killed
2004-01-31Teton Range, Peak 9,870 (The Pyramid)1WYSKI1 backcountry skier caught buried and killed
2004-01-22Portage1AKOTHERRoof slide kills Forest Service employee
2004-01-02Soldier Mountain; near Soldier Mountain Ski Resort2IDOTHERHouse struck by an avalanche, 2 people buried and killed
2004-01-01Castle Peak, North of Donner Summit1CASKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2003-12-26Elk Point Avalanche Paths- Mt. Timpanogos3UTSNOWBOARD6 snowboarders caught, carried, and buried. 3 killed, 2 remain missing
2003-12-17Navajo Peak WNW of Blewett Pass1WASNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed
2003-12-13Near the Alpental ski area, Snoqualmie Pass1WASNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, buried, still missing and presumed dead
2003-12-12Near Artists Point near the Mt Baker ski area1WASNOWSHOE3 snowshoers caught and buried, 1 killed, 2 survived 24 +hour burial
2003-04-26Charity Valley in Alpine County1CASNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2003-04-15Devil's Thumb on the Alaska-BC Boarder2AKCLIMB2 climbers missing and presumed killed in avalanche
2003-04-10Verde Peak area in the Chugach Mountains1AKSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2003-03-22North of Burro Peak and south of Bear Creek1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2003-03-20Porcupine Peak, Loveland Pass1COSKI2 skiers caught and carried. 1 injured, 1 killed
2003-03-09Mount Abundance,10 miles northwest of Cooke City1MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 buried, 1 killed
2003-03-09Ptarmigan Lake, Cottonwood Pass, Sawatch Range1COSNOWMOBILE1 Snowmobiler Caught, Buried and Killed
2003-03-05Hancock Pass, North of Monarch Pass1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2003-02-24Smiths Fork in the Salt River Range1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
2003-02-22Near Keokee Lake, northwest of Schweitzer Mountain Resort1IDSKI1 backcountry skier caught buried and killed
2003-02-22Echo Bowl near Priest Lake1IDSNOWMOBILE5 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2003-02-22Mt Belford in the Sawatch Range west of Buena Vista1COSKI3 Skiers Caught, 2 Partly Buried, 1 injured (frostbite) and 1 Buried and Killed
2003-02-17Peak 13,294 (Citadel), Dry Gulch, Loveland Pass area1COCLIMB2 climbers caught, carried. 1 buried and killed
2003-02-15Gobbler's Knob Area1UTSKIunknown number caught, 1 buried and killed
2003-02-10Teton County, Hourglass Couloir, a Permanently Closed Area1WYSKI2 skiers caught, carried, 1 skier buried and killed
2003-02-09Hatch Peak, above pass to Willow1AKSNOWBOARD2 snowboarders caught, carried, 1 buried and killed
2003-02-02Elk Creek drainage of the Crazy Mountains near Livingston Montana1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2003-02-01Copper Creek Bowl northeast of Lincoln, MT1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught and buried, 1 rescued with transciever, 1 killed
2003-01-29Avalanche Bowl, Teton Pass1WYSNOWBOARD1 solo snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2003-01-25Kettle Creek Drainage near Togwotee Pass1WYSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 killed , 1 injured
2003-01-22North side of Wolverine Peak1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2003-01-05North of Sheep pass, possibly near Corral Creek Lake1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed.
2003-01-04near Ski Lake on Teton Pass1WYSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught, carried, and killed
2002-12-29Norse Peak, near Crystal Mtn. Resort1WASKI7 skiers caught, 6 partially buried, 1 injured, 1 buried and killed.
2002-12-28Trinity Mountain area, west of Fairfield1IDSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught and buried, 1 killed
2002-12-26West side of the Snowy Range1WYOTHER1 snowmobiler buried and killed
2002-12-15East of Mt Rose1NVSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught and killed
2002-11-29Tuckerman Ravine2NHCLIMB7 climbers caught, 4 buried, 2 killed
2002-06-13Denali National Park - Mount Foraker; Southeast Ridge3AKCLIMB3 climbers, believed to be caught, carried, and killed
2002-03-31Mount Magnificent, Eagle River area2AKSNOWSHOE3 snowshoers caught, 2 buried and killed
2002-03-22East Fork of Targhee Creek1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed wearing a transciever.
2002-03-21Jackson Peak, 6 miles east of Jackson, Wyoming1WYSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2002-03-17Pagoda Peak, 36 miles SW of Steamboat1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and kille
2002-03-16East Face of Pioneer Peak2UTSNOWBOARD3 snowboaders caught, 2 buried and killed
2002-03-16South Canyon Creek area, North Fork of the Flathead1MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught and buried, 1 killed wearing an avalanche transciever
2002-03-15Temptation Bowl to the East of the Telluride Ski Area1COSNOWBOARD2 out-of-area snowboarders caught, 1 seriously injured,and 1 presumed buried
2002-03-14Strawberry Gulch, East of Aspen Mountain1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed.
2002-03-14East of the Lindley Hut, approximately 4 miles south of Ashcroft1COSKI5 backcountry skiers caught, 3 partly, buried, 2 injured, and 1 buried killed
2002-03-12Grove Creek, near Victor1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
2002-03-08Backside of Mount Judah, out of area @ Sugarbowl Resort1CASNOWBOARD1 skier and 2 snowboarders caught, 1 buried and killed
2002-02-24Near Flat Top Mountain / Miner Basin in Northeast Mesa County1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2002-02-16Mt. Abundance, north of Cooke City2MTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 buried and killed
2002-02-10Mountians North of Whitefish Lake1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler, caught, buried, and killed wearing a transceiver
2002-02-06Near Crystal Peak1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed wearing a transciever
2002-02-01Just beyond the Aspen Highlands ski area boundary1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2002-01-31One drainage east of Stillman Creek, Uinta Mountains1UTSKI1 skier, 1 dog caught, buried, and killed
2002-01-26Sheep Mountain, near Bonner, MT4MTSNOWMOBILE5 snowmobilers caught, 4 buried and killed. ALL wearing transcievers.
2002-01-12Cony Mt., dividing Gulkana Glacier and Cantwell Glacier, Delta Range2AKSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers, caught, one partially buried and rescued, and 2 killed
2001-12-31Thompson Lake, Flint Creek Range; 15 miles West of Deer Lodge1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2001-12-24Mile 185 Parks Highway, southwest of Cantwell1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed...wearing a transciever
2001-12-23Swetmann Mine area of Chugach National Forest1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed...wearing a transciever
2001-12-11Point Whitshed, west of Cordova1AKSNOWMOBILE2 Snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2001-11-28Rollins Pass near Boulder, Yankee Doodle Lake1COSKI2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 buried and killed
2001-11-11Hatcher Pass, Alaska1AKSNOWSHOEOne snowshoer, caught, buried, and killed.
2001-04-28Storm Mountain - Stairs Gulch; Big Cottonwood Canyon2UTCLIMB2 climbers caught, buried, and killed.
2001-04-11Easton Glacier, South side of Mount Baker1WASNOWMOBILE1 snomobiler caught, buried, and killed. Missing hiker recovered.
2001-04-04South of Flathead Pass; Bridger Mtns.1MTSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2001-04-04Near Sheep Mountain, Northwest of West Yellowstone1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowbiler caught, buried, and killed
2001-04-03Tenmile Range (West side), CO1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2001-03-18Summit Lake, behind Courage Mountain1AKSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, carried, 1 buried and killed.
2001-03-18Farwell Mountain in Routt County1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed.
2001-03-10Upper Chalk Creek, near Oakley2UTSNOWMOBILE3 snowmobilers caught, 2 completely buried, and killed
2001-03-05Prater Peak1WYSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2001-02-27Red Rocks Slide Path, near The Canyons1UTSKI4 skiers caught, 2 completely buried, 1 killed
2001-02-25Ohio Pass, CO near Crested Butte1COSKI1 skier caught, carried, and killed
2001-02-23Granite Canyon; Grand Teton National Park1WYSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed.
2001-02-21Backcountry; Between Squaw and Alpine2CASKI2 skiers caught, buried, and killed
2001-02-17Mountains North of Cle Elum, WA1WASNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
2001-02-06Rock Springs area, South of the Jackson1WYSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
2001-02-0320 miles South of Eureka Lodge2AKSNOWMOBILE3 snomobilers caught and buried, 2 killed, 1 escaped.
2001-01-29Twin Lakes, Chelan County1WASNOWSHOE2 snowshoers, 3 dogs caught, 1 person killed. 1 Dog killed.
2001-01-17Northwest of Jackson1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught,buried and killed
2000-12-31Emigrant Peak in the Absaroka Range2MTHIKE4 hikers caught, 1 injured ,2 killed
2000-12-29South Diamond Peak at Cameron Pass1COSNOWBOARD1 backcountry snowboarder caught, buried, and killed
2000-12-25South Badger Creek, Jedediah Smith Wilderness1WYSKIOne skier caught, buried, and killed
2000-12-17Marias Pass near Kalispell2MTSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers killed
2000-12-14Willard Peak1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
2000-12-10Teton Pass1WYSKI1 backcountry skier caught, buried, and killed
2000-12-09South of Cantwell, off Parks Hwy1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed.
2000-12-01Glory Bowl1WYSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder caught buried and killed
2000-11-27Sunlight Basin, near Cody1WYHIKE1 hunter caught buried and killed
2000-04-08Summit Lake, north of Paxson1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
2000-04-08Snow Shoe Peak, near Talkeetna1AKSKI2 backcountry skiers caught, 1 injured, 1 killed
2000-03-22Gildart Peak, Swan Range in NW Montana1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, not buried and killed
2000-03-19Selkirk Mountains west of Bonners Ferry1IDSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
2000-03-18Maroon Creek, near Aspen2COSKI3 Skiers caught, 2 buried, and killed
2000-02-20Mount Washington; Gulf of Slides Area1NHSKI2 skiers caught, 1 buried and killed
2000-02-19St. Charles Canyon, near Bear Lake1IDSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried and killed
2000-02-19Wright Peak, in the Adirondack High Peaks1NYSKI6 skiers caught, 5 injured, 1 buried and killed
2000-02-01Seward Highway, South of Anchorage1AKOTHER3 bulldozer operators clearing road caught, 1 killed
2000-01-26Cordova1AKOTHER3 houses destroyed, 3 persons hit, 1 killed
2000-01-25near Arapahoe Basin1COSNOWBOARDBackcountry snowboarder caught buried and killed
2000-01-25Hurricane Gulch, near Aspen1COSKI1 backcountry skier caught buried and killed
2000-01-23Jones Pass, West of Empire1COSNOWSHOE3 snowshoers caught and buried,1 killed
2000-01-16Crystal Mountain Ski Area1WASKI2 skiers in closed area, 1 caught buried and killed
2000-01-11Square Top Mtn. Summit County, Utah2UTSKI2 alpine lift skiers, out-of-bounds, caught, buried, and killed
1999-12-26Hatcher Pass, in the Talkeetna Mountains,50 miles north of Anchorage1AKSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried, and killed
1999-12-21Quandary Peak1COSKI1 Skier caught, partially buried, and killed.
1999-12-18mountains west of Eldora, CO1COHIKEMissing hiker suspected to be caught in avalanche.
1999-12-14near Cameron Pass1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
1999-11-26Lone Mountain1MTSKI2 skiers caught, 1 buried and killed
1999-05-14Blue Lake area near Sitka1AKOTHER2 hikers caught, 1 killed
1999-04-30University Range in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, Ultima Thule Peak1AKOTHER3 climbers caught, 1 buried, and killed
1999-04-27Mount McGinnis, near Juneau1AKSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder, caught, buried, and killed
1999-04-16Talkeetna Mountains near Cantwell1AKSNOWMOBILE7 snowmobilers caught, 3 injured, 1 dead, 6 machines damaged
1999-04-15Cordova1AKOTHERConstruction worker caught, buried and killed
1999-04-07Near Ophir in SW Colorado1COSKI1 skier caught, buried, and killed
1999-04-03Chugach Mtns.; South of Eureka, AK1AKSNOWMOBILE2 snowmobilers caught, 1 buried, and killed.
1999-03-21TURNAGAIN PASS, Alaska6AKSNOWMOBILE10 snowmobilers caught, 6 buried, and killed, 3 injured
1999-02-14Near Mt. Baker2WASNOWBOARD1 snowboarder dead; 1 skier caught,buried-still missing and presumed dead
1999-02-06Lone Peak Area, Little Cottonwood Canyon1UTSNOWSHOE1 snowshoer caught, buried, and killed
1999-02-06Cumberland Pass; 25 miles East of Crested Butte3COSKI4 caught, 1 partly buried, 3 buried and killed. (2 skiers, 1 snowmobiler)
1999-02-06Lake Mary area, near the Tahoe-Donner summit1CAOTHER3 caught, 1 buried and killed
1999-01-30Grand Mesa1COSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
1999-01-29East side of Mount Nebo1UTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught buried and killed
1999-01-29Blue Mountains1ORSNOWBOARD1 Snowboarder caught buried and killed
1999-01-22Near the Aspen Highlands Ski Area1COSKI2 Out of bounds skiers, 1 caught buried and killed
1999-01-19Casper Bowl, Jackson Hole1WYSNOWBOARD1 snowboarder swept over 300' cliff and killed
1999-01-18Near Mt. Baker1WASNOWBOARDSnowboarder caught, buried-still missing and presumed dead
1999-01-04Togwotee Pass, WY > Dry Lake Creek Area1WYSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler, caught, buried, and killed
1999-01-02Southeast of Fairview, Utah2UTSNOWBOARD2 snowboarders, caught and killed outside of Fairview, Utah
1998-12-30Missoula Lake area, Bitterroot Mountains1MTSNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler/shoveler caught, buried, and killed
1998-11-15Lima Peaks area south of Dillon1MTOTHER1 Hunter caught, buried and killed
1998-11-07Mt. Baldy, Little Cottonwood Canyon1UTSNOWBOARD5 Snowboarders caught, 1 killed, 1 seriously injured
0000-00-00Carson Pass, Lost Lakes, Forestdale Divide1CASNOWMOBILE1 snowmobiler caught, buried and killed

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