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since 1982

Telluride Helitrax has been conducting aerial avalanche control and risk reduction since 1982. Our collective team has over 120 seasons of institutional forecasting knowledge. 

Helitrax offers on-site mitigation, snowpack and avalanche forecasting, consulting, and training. We have the best resources, knowledge, and experience.  We have worked with state and county road departments, private land owners, mining operations, ski resorts, and more. We have the knowledge and expertise to help you with large projects and even small tasks.

What we do: mitigation, aerial avalanche control, forecasting, consulting, and training.

Avalanche Mitigation

We offer mitigation and aerial avalanche control throughout the state of Colorado. We can keep avalanche paths controlled regularly or reduce risk during high hazards events.


Helitrax can develop and provide a customized avalanche forecasting program specific for your needs. We offer assistance in stability evaluation, have professional personnel to aid in various forecasting needs, offer program development and implementation.


Telluride Helitrax is available for mountain snow safety training and procedure development. If your business or industry needs help addressing mountain avalanche safety, we are here to guide you. We can work to implement proper safety protocols surrounding avalanche terrain for mining companies, oil and gas business, highways, and construction opportunities. We take the guess work out and help you establish safe procedures.


We offer custom training programs around avalanche safety protocols for anyone from small businesses to entire industries. We will implement training programs designed to bring awareness to avalanche safety as well as hands-on teaching to assist personnel in various scenarios.

Telluride Helitrax has the expertise, experience, licensing, and equipment required for whatever type of avalanche control or risk reduction scenario you need.

Avalanche Control Services

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