Fatalities by avalanches in the U.S. 1951-2017, by activity

Number of deaths due to avalanches in the U.S. from 1951 to 2017, by activity

Fatalities by avalanches in the U.S. 1951-2017, by activity This statistics shows the number of deaths caused by avalanches in the United States from 1951 to 2017, by activity. Between 1951 and 2017, a total number of 182 climbers died as a result of snow-slides in the United States.
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Number of deaths due to avalanches in the U.S. from 1951 to 2017, by activity

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Number of deaths
Backcountry Tourer263
Snowmobiler251
Climber182
Sidecountry Rider103
Hiker54
Inbounds Rider45
Resident35
Ski Patroller26
Others at Work17
Snowplayer14
Highway Personnel14
Motorist13
Hunter7
Mechanized Guide6
Mechanized Guiding Client5
Misc Recreation5
Rescuer5
Miner4
Hybrid Rider3
Human-powered Guide Client2
Unknown2
Ranger1
Number of deaths
Backcountry Tourer263
Snowmobiler251
Climber182
Sidecountry Rider103
Hiker54
Inbounds Rider45
Resident35
Ski Patroller26
Others at Work17
Snowplayer14
Highway Personnel14
Motorist13
Hunter7
Mechanized Guide6
Mechanized Guiding Client5
Misc Recreation5
Rescuer5
Miner4
Hybrid Rider3
Human-powered Guide Client2
Unknown2
Ranger1
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This statistics shows the number of deaths caused by avalanches in the United States from 1951 to 2017, by activity. Between 1951 and 2017, a total number of 182 climbers died as a result of snow-slides in the United States.
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