Avalanche timeline

  • Blons Avalanches of 1954

    The Blons avalanches in Austria was one of the worst mass burials by avalanche in recorded history. This happened on February 10 and February... Read more

  • Galtür Avalanche

    In February 1999, a catastrophic avalanche at Galtür in Austria claimed 31 lives. Over the next six months, Horizon followed a team of scientists... Read more

  • Kolka-Karmadon Rock Ice Slide

    The Kolka-Karmadon rock-ice slide occurred on the northern slope of the Kazbek massif in North Ossetia, Russia on September 20, 2002 following a... Read more