A recommendation from Lucas on Snowmobile maintenance

Avalanche Forecasts

  • Eastern Sierra Avalanche Center


    Road Conditions

    Instruction/Guiding Services

    • Donner Summit Avalanche Seminars

      Designed for backcountry skiers, snowboarders, snowmobilers, snowshoers, and all who work, play, and venture into the winter mountains.

    • North American Ski Training Center

      Provides instruction on skiing techniques and backcountry skills. Including: avalanche training, ski mountaineering courses, route finding and safe backcountry travel.

    • www.adventureplus.org

      What's Wrong with Traditional Avalanche Courses?


    • The Backcountry Store

      Buy great gear for the backcountry, including beacons, skins and backcountry maps, online. Also offers links to avalanche forecasts.

    • The Backcountry
    • The Backcountry, located in Tahoe City, specializes in backcountry gear. Their site is also a great place to browse for more information on the sport, including a bulletin board posting area conditions or to ask about backcountry conditions around the lake.