Recognizing signs of snowpack instability

Submitted by Eric Knoff on Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:57
When skiing or riding in the backcountry, recognizing signs of instability
plays an important role in assessing snow safety. Cracking and collapsing of the
snowpack, along with recent avalanche activity, are Mother Nature’s clues that
the snowpack is unstable.
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