Corpus ID: 55210257

Considering Considerable and Other Considerations

  title={Considering Considerable and Other Considerations},
  author={S. Blake},
  • S. Blake
  • Published 2004
  • Geography
  • ABSRACT: Avalanches do not discriminate between backcountry user groups or an individual’s experience level. For the purposes of this discussion the population is divided not by the type of activity in which they participate (e.g. skiers, snowmobilers, snowboarders) but by their relative level of experience. The Unaware, The Untrained Recreationalist, the Trained Recreationalist and Avalanche Professionals each have idiosyncrasies in regards to avalanche exposure. Avalanche risk versus… CONTINUE READING

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