Avalanche Forecast
Avalanche risk Turnagain Pass
Issued Mon, May 2nd, 2022
A current avalanche forecast has not been issued.
ARCHIVED FORECAST - All forecasts expire after 24 hours from the posting date/time.
Recent Observations
Date Region Location
05/28/22 Turnagain Avalanche: Turnagain Pass – late May wet slab cycle
05/26/22 Chugach State Park Avalanche: Harp Mountain
05/21/22 Turnagain Avalanche: Magnum, Lipps and Tincan
05/20/22 Summit Avalanche: Tri tip above Summit Lake
05/19/22 Girdwood Observation: Milk Glacier
05/17/22 Turnagain Avalanche: Sunburst
05/17/22 Turnagain Observation: Tincan Ridge
05/11/22 Turnagain Avalanche: Cornbiscuit and Magnum west faces
05/07/22 Turnagain Observation: Granddaddy
05/01/22 Hatcher Pass Observation: Hatch Peak/April Bowl
Thu, May 19, 2022
2022/23 Internship Program application is up – Deadline June 23!
The Chugach NF Avalanche Center is accepting applications for next season's Internship Program! Closing date is June 23, 2022. This program has been highly successful, a staple for the center, and promotes a pipeline for aspiring snow/avalanche professionals. Please see details for job requirements, how to apply, and who to contact with questions HERE.
Mon, May 02, 2022
Tips for Navigating the Backcountry in the Springtime
NAVIGATING THE BACKCOUNTRY IN SPRINGTIME Managing springtime avalanche problems can be tricky, with conditions often changing from stable to dangerous within a matter of hours. Whether you are planning to eek out the last of the corn skiing in Turnagain Pass, climb Denali, or extend your ski season in one of Alaska’s more remote mountain ranges there are some general considerations for spring skiing that are useful to keep in mind. The most important is to tune yourself into the diurnal...
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