The U.S. government shutdown may have been in full swing, but it was business as usual on New Year’s Eve day for Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center Director Doug Chabot.
Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center
The Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center crew spends the month of October preparing for winter, scheduling avalanche safety classes and setting up the weather stations they use to study the snowpack. Here’s their recently-issued early season advisory.
Checking in with GNFAC
Big Sky got blanketed over the past week, and while it’s deep out there, the good news is the slopes around us are mostly stable and open for backcountry business.