Forums Avy Discussion Forum when do you prepare for backcountry travels? Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts September 24, 2005 at 7:28 am #566850 dave 100 Posts assuming that most users of this site access the backcountry, how often do you plan ahead before heading out? basically, keeping the focus on the snowpack and winter weather conditions. sure there’s other aspects (group size, destination, physical abilities, etc), but i’m talking about what people do in order to keep yourselves alive…… in general. when do you start following the snowpack? do you consider the ground temp? etc. etc……. just thought i’d stir up a little convo……. ➡ Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.