To prevent the clogging of our phone lines with your requests for information, we have kindly provided you with a list of useful contacts to help you with your school papers, entrepreneurial pursuits, trip planning, friendly advice seeking, and any other probing questions that you might have for us. So instead of talking with an underpaid, sleep-deprived editor-go directly to the source. Don’t call us, CALL THEM!

FOR PHONE CALLS RELATING TO LOCAL AVALANCHE CONDITIONS, CALL THE VISITOR STATION OR RANGER STATION OF THE MOUNTAIN RANGE YOU WISH TO VISIT.

AVALANCHE SCHOOLS:
Alaska
Alaska Avalanche School
9140 Brewsters Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99516
Phone: (907) 345-3566
California
Alpine Expeditions
P.O. Box 1751
Bishop, CA 93514
Phone: (760) 873-5617
Alpine Skills International (ASI)
P.O. Box 8
Norden, CA 95724
Phone: (916) 426-9108
FAX: (916) 426-3063
National Ski Patrol (S. California)
Phone: (818) 586-6881
Rock Creek Lodge
Rt. 1, Box 12
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Phone: (760) 935-4170
Sierra Ski Touring
P.O. Box 176
Garnerville, NV 89410
Phone: (775) 782-3047
Sierra Wilderness Seminars
P.O. Box 988
Mt. Shasta, CA 96067
Phone: 1-888-797-6867
FAX: 1-888-797-6867
E-mail: swsinc@aol.com
Canada
Alberta Avalanche Safety Association
8711-62 St.
Edmonton, Alberta T6N 1N5
Canada
Phone: (403) 466-6485
Avalanche Safety Knowledge
724 Hoover St.
Nelson, B.C. V1L 4X4
Canada
Phone: (250) 354-1616
Backcountry Avalanche Institute
P.O. Box 1050
Canmore, Alberta T0L 0M0
Canada
Phone: (403) 678-4102
Canadian Avalanche Center
Box 2759
Revelstoke, B.C. V0E 2S0
Canada
Phone: (205) 837-2435
FAX: (250) 837-4624
Purcell Avalanche School
809 Timber Ridge
Invermere, B.C. V0A 1K0
Canada
Phone: (250) 342-0462
FAX: (250) 342-0647
Colorado
Adventures to the Edge
P.O. Box 91
Crested Butte, CO 81224
Phone: 1-800-349-5219
Colorado Search And Rescue
P.O. Box 1794
Breckenridge, CO 80424
Phone: (303) 453-6657
Continental Divide Experience
P.O. Box 1303
Winter Park, CO 80482
Phone: (303) 726-5087
Never Summer Nordic
P.O. Box 1254
Fort Collins, CO 80522
Phone: (303) 453-6433
Silverton Avalanche School
P.O. Box 178
Silverton, CO 81433
Phone: (970) 387-5531
E-mail: harpnute@frontier.net
Idaho
Sawtooth Mountain Guides
P.O. Box 18
Stanley, ID 83278
Phone: (208) 774-3324
E-mail: getaway@sawtoothguides.com
The Snow School
3667 Bottle Bay Rd.
Sagle, ID 83860
Phone: (208) 263-3552
E-mail: shep@thesnowschool.com
Montana
Big Sky Patrol
P.O. Box 1
Big Sky, MT 59716
Phone: (406) 995-4211
GNF Avalanche Center
P.O. Box 130
Bozeman, MT 59771
Phone: (406) 587-6984
E-mail: avalanche@gomontana.com
New Zealand
Otago Polytechnic Queenstown
P.O. Box 820
Queenstown, New Zealand
Phone: 64-3-442-7699
FAX: 64-3-442-8015
Utah
Guide Works
P.O. Box 8635
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: (801) 363-5640
Hansen Mountaineering Inc.
757 North State Street
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: (801) 226-7498
Wasatch Touring
702 East 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Phone: (801) 359-9361
Vermont
Know Snow Inc.
217 East Orchard St.
Bratteboro, VT 05301
Phone: (802) 254-3311
E-mail: knowsnow@sover.net
Washington
Alpine Ascents Unlimited
1712 NE Ravenna Blvd.
Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: (206) 522-2167
The Mountain School
P.O. Box 728
Renton, WA 98057
Phone: (206) 641-1886
Northwest Avalanche Institute
Phone: (360) 825-9261
E-mail: paulbaugher@att.net
Rescue Dynamics
P.O. Box 224
Leavenworth, WA 98826
Phone: (509) 548-7875
Wyoming
American Avalanche Institute
P.O. Box 308
Wilson, WY 83014
Phone: (307) 733-3315
Exum Mountain Guides
P.O. Box 56
Moose, WY 83012
Phone: (3307) 733-2297

EVENT CONTACTS:
International Snowboard Federation (ISF)
Phone: (802) 297-3292
Professional Snowboarders Association (PSA)
Phone: (614) 889-6882
FAX: (760) 720-4795
U.S. Snowboard Association
Phone: (435) 649-9090
FAX: (435) 649-3613
World Cup Snowboarding/Skateboarding
Phone: (530) 426-3622
FAX: (530) 426-0219

SNOWBOARD SCHOOLS:
Crested Butte Academy
P.O. Box 1180
Crested Butte, CO 81224
Phone: (970) 349-1805
FAX: (970) 349-0997
School Of Skiing, School Of Snowboarding
Box 66
Invermere, B.C. V0A 1K0
Canada
Phone: (250) 342-6941
FAX: (250) 342-3727
Reservations: 1-888-SOS-7799
E-mail: info@skischool.com
Cascade Ski School, Inc.
Skiing & Boarding
P.O. Box 64035
Tacoma, WA 98464
Phone: (253) 564-1245
FAX: (253) 759-2070
E-mail: cascadeski@uswest.net
Snowhawks Ski & Snowboard School
(Toronto Area)
P.O. Box 38099
550 Eglington Ave. West
Toronto, Ontario M5N 3A8
Canada
Phone: (416) 487-5271 or (416) 489-4982
FAX: (416) 489-0107
E-mail: Toronto@Snowhawks.com
(Ottawa Area)
95 Sunnyside Ave.
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 0P9
Canada
Phone: (613) 730-0701
FAX: (613) 730-0702
E-mail: ottawa@snowhawks.com

PHONE CALLS RELATING TO SNOWBOARD DEMOGRAPHICS:
SKI Industries America (SIA)
8377 Greensboro Dr.
McLean, VA 22102
Phone: (703) 556-9020
FAX: (703) 821-8276

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