FRIENDS OF THE SAN JUANS
Friends of the San Juans (FOSJ) is a grassroots collective of backcountry enthusiasts committed to providing avalanche awareness and education for winter backcountry users in the San Juan Mountains. Founded in 2014 by a handful of backcountry riders, this organization is a non-profit 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable Find out more here.
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER (CAIC)
The Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) is a program within the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, Executive Director's office with a mission to provide avalanche information, education and promote research for the protection of life, property and the enhancement of the state's economy. Find out more here.
JOE PHILPOTT & PETER CARVER AVALANCHE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Joe Philpott and Peter Carver Avalanche Scholarship aims to bring awareness and education to the backcountry skiing setting.
We offer scholarships to AIARE Certified Level 1 classes in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. Find out more here.
VALLECITO NORDIC CLUB
Vallecito Nordic Ski Club is a 100% volunteer-driven, community-supported non-profit organization.
With a mission is to provide a groomed, winter recreational trail system for use by non-motorized outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and abilities through recreation, education and community-building. Find out more here.