10 Jun 2010

Avalanche Warnings

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:10 pm on 10 June 2010

John Castran from Melbourne knows too well the dangers of avalanche while skiing the back country. In July last year, Castron was buried alive in 1.8 meters of snow by an avalanche in the Ragged Range, near Methven, west of Christchurch.