1. Send in your observations!

Submitting observations helps improve the value of our forecasts. Let us know what you’re seeing out-there by:

Calling (406) 66AVYOB

or Submitting and Observation Online here.


  1. Donations!

Whether a Corporate Sponsorship or individual-donation, your support moves mountains in our ability to bring the Flathead community daily forecasts, classes, resources, and more.

To learn more about the 2022/2023 season Corporate Sponsorship opportunities, learn more here


  1. Volunteer

There are a few ways to engage as a volunteer with FAC or FOFAC, from help with events like workshops and fundraisers, working with classes, and other help in the field. This can be a meaningful way to help our winter community and the Avalanche Center. If you are interested in volunteering, please complete the short survey below.

Volunteer Link coming soon

Board Volunteers

FOFAC Board Members play a huge role in the success of the nonprofit's ability to fundraise and execute projects, including the education program, on behalf of the Avalanche Center. The group meets monthly with committee meetings, events, and other engagements speckled in-between.  If you are interested in becoming a Friends of the Flathead Avalanche Center Board Member, please fill out this survey and we’ll reach out about participating in a meeting.

BOD Link coming soon


  1. Help us start an Endowment

Make a lasting impact on our community through the launch of an endowment for the Avalanche Center.

Please reach out to Roland (Treasurer) at roland@flatheadavalanche.org


Reach out anytime with questions!

Friends of the Flathead Avalanche Center


PO Box 4276, Whitefish, MT 59937

Emily Struss, Director

emily@flatheadavalanche.org • 406-241-0562