After the tragic events of the last few days though I thought it may be wise to put out some helpful safety notes for those intending to head for the higher Sierra Nevada mountains this winter. Most of this is common sense but it may act as a useful checklist before your trip.
1) Check weather forecast
In particular I recommend EiALERT group pages (Facebook), AEMET and of course the Sierra Nevada Ski pages. Look out for wind gust speeds for your ...Continue Reading →