Local Conditions

Snowpack and weather are vital information

The most up-to-date information available

Knowing the precipitation and how it has changed over time gives you the big picture of the backcountry conditions. Become familiar with the following resources for a better understanding of field observations like pack density, recent snowfall, and weather patterns. These sites will serve backcountry travelers both before and after any adventure with Buena Vista Mountain Adventures.


Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) Forecast Map