Home Video Awesome Controlled Avalanche Above Telluride (Video)

Awesome Controlled Avalanche Above Telluride (Video)

2 min read
0
0
557

Due to a high amount of snowfall received in Telluride, Colorado, helicopters dropped bombs on a mountain to create an avalanche.

The town has received 95 inches of snow this month alone, so they decided to cause the controlled avalanche now rather than risk a natural one that could risk the safety of residents.

Everyone was informed of today’s action ahead of time, and dozens gathered to watch the snow tumble from Ajax Peak. The bombing of the mountain occurs every four or five years.

  • Rise and Shine (26 Photos)

    Early mornings have a bad reputation.Everyone wants to sleep in. Nobody wants to wake up e…
  • Rise and Shine (24 Photos)

    Early mornings have a bad reputation.Everyone wants to sleep in. Nobody wants to wake up e…
  • Rise and Shine (27 Photos)

    Early mornings have a bad reputation. Everyone wants to sleep in. Nobody wants to wake up …
Load More Related Articles
Load More By Greg Baugher
Load More In Video

Check Also

Take a 360-Degree Tour Inside an Active Volcano (Video)

It’s part adventure and part sceintific expedition, but it is 100% crazy! Red Bull’s lates…