2023 Eastern Sierra Snow And Avalanche Workshop

Event Recordings


Steve Mace – Center Director/ lead Forecaster at ESAC

2022/23 Season Recap


Ned Bair – Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbra

Glide: Not Just for Cross-Country Skiers


Geoff Unger – IFMGA Mountain Guide, Avalanche Educator

Terrain Visualization: The effect of seasonal snow on start zone configuration in the Eastern Sierra


Samantha Rubin – Avalanche Forecaster at ESAC

Updates to the ESAC Observation Portal


Travis Feist – Education Coordinator/Pro Observer at the Sierra Avalanche Center

The Evolution of Motorized Use in the Backcountry


Nick Bliss – Avalanche Forecaster at the Bridgeport Avalanche Center

Operational changes at the BAC


Dawn Johnson – Warning Coordination Meteorologist at NWS Reno

2023/24 Winter outlook