Avalanche Forecast
Avalanche risk Turnagain Pass
Issued Wed, November 15th, 2023
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
11/16/23 Observation: Tincan Common
11/14/23 Turnagain Observation: Sunburst/Magnum
11/14/23 Summit Observation: Gardens
11/14/23 Turnagain Observation: Seattle Ridge
11/14/23 Hatcher Pass Observation: Marmot
11/14/23 Chugach State Park Observation: South Fork of Eagle River
11/13/23 Chugach State Park Observation: Powerline
11/13/23 Turnagain Avalanche: Tincan Trees
11/12/23 Turnagain Observation: Sunburst
11/12/23 Hatcher Pass Observation: Hatch Peak 11/12
Tue, October 10, 2023
2023 – 2024 Avalanche Education Scholarships
Several Avalanche Education Scholarships are available for the 2023/24 winter season.  These scholarships are through endowments in the memory of Amy Downing (scholarships for women) and Rob Hammel (a recreation and professional scholarship) along with eight additional scholarships in partnership with the Alaska Avalanche School. Applications for the Amy Downing and Rob  Hammel scholarships are now open and close November 25th.  The Friends of Chugach Avalanche Center/Alaska Avalanche School Scholarships will open October 25th online and will be evaluated on a rolling basis.  Check...
Tue, October 17, 2023
Matchstick Productions – The Land of Giants – Fundraiser
Join us for our annual joint fundraiser with the Alaska Avalanche School on November 14! This year, we're showing Matchstick Productions' The Land of Giants, featuring the best skiers in the world as they ride unbelievable conditions to the very edge and beyond. It's a celebration of the natural world, and a reminder of the power of the human spirit. It's a film that will leave you awestruck, inspired, and humbled. Plus, you could win awesome raffle prizes donated by film tour sponsors...
Tue, October 17, 2023
Snow Stories – Oct 26th Bear Tooth Theater – still tickets available!
Tickets are going fast for the 5th annual Snow Stories fundraiser at the Bear Tooth Theater on October 26! This year we'll have stories from mountain guide and local author Joe Stock, forecaster John Sykes, and ski-every-month-er Heather Johnson, plus forecast center director Wendy Wagner will say a few words on stage. Anticipate a wild evening of lessons learned, adventure, and camaraderie—expect to laugh, cry and learn something new. All proceeds made from ticket sales go to the Friends of the Chugach Avalanche...
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Upcoming Events
October 26, 2023 @ 8:15 pm
BearTooth Annual Fall Fundraiser!Bear Tooth Theatrepub
This is our longtime annual fundraiser, which will feature our 5th year of the ‘Snow Stories’ series. There is an amazing lineup of storytellers back on the stage at the BearTooth! ...
November 14, 2023 @ 7:00 pm
Ski Film Double Header – POSTPONED to Friday the 17West High School
This is a joint fundraiser for: THE FRIENDS OF THE CHUGACH AVALANCHE CENTER THE ALASKA AVALANCHE SCHOOL   WHAT:  Screening of “The Land of Giants” and “Here, Hold My Kid”...
November 10, 2023 @ 9:00 am
Southcentral Alaska Avalanche WorkshopAlaska Pacific Univeristy, Atwood Center
Are you a snow geek? An avalanche professional? Or just like knowing what’s new in the avalanche field?  This event is for you!   The Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop (SAAW)...
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