- Link list.
Magazine - Articles. Trip reports and photos. (Alaska,
American Lightweight Everest Expedtion - Dispatches and
photos from the team's attempt. Information about the team
and the mountain.
British Chamar Expedition
2000 - About the mountain. Maps and route information.
Photos. Description of the expedition.
- Partner listing. Classifieds. Discussion forum. Online guides
and information for mountains in the Pacific Northwest, US
including Mt. Rainier, Washington; and for Denali, Alaska.
The Climbing Dutchman
- Photos of mountains around the world. Reviews of mountaineering
- List of the UIAA official 4000m mountains. Photos.
Ed Viesturs - About
the climber, his expeditions, and his experiences with IMAX
Everest and Vertical Limit. Photos. Discussion forum and mailing
Everest2000 - News,
dispatches, interviews, and photos from the 2000 season on
- Dispatches and photos from the first Iranian to summit Mt.
- News and expedition dispatches from Everest. Discussion
forums. Information on the 8000m peaks and the Seven Summits.
EWP - Mountain,
route, access and area information for Kilimanjaro, Africa;
Mount Kenya, Africa; and Mount Elbrus, Russia. Photos. Guided
Medical Guide - Information on the prevention, recognition,
and treatment of altitude illness. Photos from the Himalaya.
- Photos and expedition information from the Czech company.
Rolwaling Expedition Nepal 98 - About their climbs of
Ramdung, Parchamo,and Kwangde Nup.
and Peaks - Trip reports, photos, and mountain information
for western Canada, western US, and the Alps.
The Krummholz Zone
- Articles. Trip reports and photos.
Mnet Mountain Net
- Italian mountaineering and climbing site. Description of
rock, ice, snow, and trekking routes. Italian section has
more articles than English section.
Mount Everest and Himalyan
Expeditions - News. Discussion forum. Link list.
Rainier Expedition - Accounts from the team's five climbers.
Pics - Photos. Webcams. Wallpapers and screensavers.
in Denali National Park - History. Regulation and permit
information. Equipment recommendations. Analysis of medical
problems encountered at altitude and effective team leading.
in Europe's Alpine Regions - Description of climbs in
Swiss, Italian, French, Austrian and Scottish Alps with photographs.
- News from the mountain. How-to articles. Radio Nepal RealPlayer
feed. Discussion forum.
MtN Sports - News. Articles.
Gear reviews. Discussion forum. Classified.
World Mountain Encyclopedia - Summit logs, photos, and
web cams for mountains around the world. Guidebook listing
organized by geographic region.
Risk Online - News. Photos.
Expedition and new route information. Information about mountains
and reas in Russia. Discussion forum. Results for rock, ice,
and bouldering competitons. Content in Russian and English.
Seven Summits - Information
on the highest peaks of each of the seven continents. Trip
reports. Discussion forum.
Mount Everest Expedition 1998 - Background on climbing
in the Himalayas. About the team and the expedition. Photos
Route, mountain, and area information for mountains around
the world. Photos.
Tagne 2001 - Homepage
of an expedition attempting to make the first ascent of Mount
Tagne (6404) in the Indian Himalaya.
Mountain Corner - Area information. Route descriptions.
Photos. (Switzerland, Japan, and the US, particularly the
Guides Alaska - Avalanche courses taught in Alaska by
A.I.A.R.E. (American Institute of Avalanche Research &
Education) qualified instructors and A.M.G.A. Certified Guide.
Association - Professional society of avalanche workers.
Awareness - Chauvin Guides International offers avalanche
training courses for skiers and climbers.
Review 2000 - Synopsis of an article written by Jurg Schweizer
on a study conducted by the Swiss Federal Institute for Snow
and Avalanche Rescue.
Beacon Review -- Couloir Magazine - Behind The Beeps:
The Truth About Digital and Analog Avalanche Beacons
Book Reviews and On-Line Ordering - Reviews of current
avalanche books by Faerthen Felix, professional avalanche
Canadian Avalanche Association
- Represents avalanche professionals working in Canada. Promotes
scientific and technical knowledge, standards and communications
and offers training to avalanche workers. Includes course
description, current avalanche bulletins, accidents and statistics,
Sierra Avalanche Information - A regularly updated forecast
of the potential avalanche hazard in the US Central Sierra,
from Yuba Pass south to Sonora Pass.
Information Center - Snow avalanche forecasting and education
center for the State of Colorado.
Cyberspace Snow and Avalanche
Center - Provides comprehensive global avalanche and snow
information including conditions, educational information,
and incident reports.
to Reducing Your Avalanche Risk - Eight Steps to Reducing
Your Avalanche Risk
Avalanche Training - Operating on Teton Pass in conjunction
with Rendezvous Ski Tours, and in Grand Teton National Park,
offers private instruction in avalanche hazard evaluation
National Avalanche Center - Provides a list of US avalanche
centers and current reports, information on skiiers, snowboarders,
and snowmobiler avalanche basics and statistics, and links.
do I survive an avalanche? - Knowing how to survive if
an avalanche occurs can save your life and the lives in your
Italian Avalanche Service
- As part of the Italian Alpine Club, the service promotes
avalanche accident prevention and is active in avalanche training
and instruction. Includes history of the service and information
about its organization.
Zealand Snow Safety Institute - Mountaineering and mountain
safety courses including: avalanche awareness, explosives
for avalanche control, backcountry ski and snowboarding courses.
- Product Reviews - Avalanche Transceivers - User ratings
of avalanche transceivers submitted over the net.
Gear Reviews - GearReview.com - Reviews of snow equipment,
including avalanche beacons and other equipment
Sport Scotland Avalanche
Information Service - Provides avalanche information and
forecasts for the main climbing areas of Scotland.
of the Avalanche Beacon Test "LVS-98" - Report of field
tests of commercial avalanche beacons carried out in the Fall
Swiss Federal Institute for
Snow and Avalanche Research - Provides snow and avalanche
information for Switzerland. Includes an overview of the institution's
is Your Brain in the Backcountry - Some basic advice for
winter backcountry users - don't leave your brain in the sock
Salt Lake City Snow and Avalanche Information - Snow and
avalanche observations for the Wasatch Mountains in Utah
Utah Avalanche Center
- USDA Forest Service avalanche information for Utah
Classes - Listing of avalanche classes available in Utah,
kept current by the author.
Westwide Avalanche Network
- Westwide Avalanche Network is your one stop shop for current
avalanche information around the world.