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Where Do Avalanches Happen?

Avalanche Terrain Quiz

You've completed the chapter on avalanche terrain. Now let's see what you've learned.

Question 1

Avalanche Path
Jennifer Coulter


Which part of the avalanche path is coloured red (#1) above?

Question 2


On what angle slopes are slab avalanches most likely?

Question 3

Jennifer Coulter


You’re riding down a slope when all of a sudden it rolls away steeply. You should:

Question 4

Sun effect quiz
A: Raven Eye Photography, B: Avalanche Canada, C: Leslie Crawley, D: Wren McElroy


Which image shows signs of sun effect?