Cooke City avalanche fatalities

Nick, Carly, Pat and I went to Cooke City over New Year’s on a mission to ski, celebrate and write a story. We were there during a pretty serious avalanche cycle, and the day we arrived, two people died in separate slides.

Here’s the first person account I wrote:

And photos from the weekend:

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About Emily Stifler

I grew up in Vermont and live in Bozeman, Montana. I love topography: mountains, rocks, weather and people.
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1 Response to Cooke City avalanche fatalities

  1. Nice job on the article, Em, and hitting on avalanche safety. Must have seemed a weird weekend to be in Cooke; I’m glad you guys had the knowledge and tools to ski safely. Cool photos!

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