Tag: Sierra Avalanche Center


First Grantees of 2016

We’re delighted to announce the recipients of this year’s first round of grants, as well as the 2016 Ralph J. Gleason Award. Thanks to our recipients for the great work they do, and thanks to you for helping us help them! Ralph J. Gleason Award Levon Helm Studios  $10,000 Grants Cascadia Wildlands  $5,000 Get on the Bus $2,500 […]


Sierra Avalanche Center

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Sierra Avalanche Center’s (SAC) mission is to inform and educate the public about backcountry avalanche conditions in the greater Lake Tahoe area. SAC was formed in 2006 to fill a community need to provide avalanche safety information and public support to affected agencies. SAC operates an educational program called Know Before You Go to provide […]