This page displays avalanche incidents reported to the Flathead Avalanche Center that have occurred in the backcountry this season and involve a person caught, buried, and/or injuried.

Date and time of observation Location Regionsort ascending Observation made by Videos Photos
01/05/2019 - 17:30 Forecaster Observation - Spring Slide Mtn, Swan Range Swan Range - West Side (Flathead Valley access) Forecaster
02/04/2017 - 16:30 Avalanche Observation - Lost Johnny, Swan Range Swan Range - East Side (Hungry Horse Reservoir access) Public
02/20/2021 - 12:30 Avalanche Accident: Doris Ridge (Snowbiker partially buried and injured) Swan Range - East Side (Hungry Horse Reservoir access) Public
02/06/2021 - 16:00 Avalanche Accident - Wounded Buck Creek (Multiple Riders caught; 1 killed) Swan Range - East Side (Hungry Horse Reservoir access) Forecaster
11/28/2022 - 15:45 Forecaster Observation - southern Whitefish Range Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Forecaster
11/27/2022 - 11:00 Ghoulie Summit to Beaver Pond off WMR Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Public
12/25/2014 - 10:00 Professional Observation - WMR/West Bowl Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Public
01/25/2015 - 13:30 Skook Chutes, Canyon Creek Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Professional Observer
02/20/2016 - 12:15 Public Observation - Canyon Creek, Southern Whitefish Range Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Public
12/20/2020 - 21:45 Avalanche Incident: Whitefish Mountain Resort (Ski Patroller) Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Forecaster
12/29/2016 - 14:00 Forecaster Observation - Skook Chutes/Canyon Creek, southern Whitefish Range Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Forecaster
12/20/2020 - 21:45 Avalanche Incident: Whitefish Mountain Resort (Ski Patroller) Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Forecaster
12/29/2016 - 12:09 Forecaster Observation - Canyon Creek, Whitefish Range Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Forecaster
12/20/2020 - 21:45 Avalanche Incident: Whitefish Mountain Resort (Ski Patroller) Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Forecaster
01/31/2021 - 13:00 Avalanche Incident: Spruces area (Skier) Whitefish Range - Southern (south of Coal Creek) Public

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