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Ed Power, author of “Dragons in the Snow,” in conversation with Craig Gordon

January 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

| $5

Ed Power will speak about his book, Dragons in the Snow, in this virtual event on Thursday, January 14th at 5:00pm MT on Zoom. He will be in conversation with Craig Gordon for this special event. Tickets for this event are $5 (plus a small convenience fee) and are available on Eventbrite HERE

About the Book:
Edward Power sets the reader down in the midst of a February 2017 blizzard that raked Utah’s Uinta Range as nine snowboarders made their way into the backcountry for a day of intense adventure. As the boarders were taking their first turns, expert avalanche forecaster Craig Gordon was tracking the storm and its impact, posting one of the most dire avalanche forecasts and warnings in his career.

In Dragons in the Snow, Power delves into the research and science behind avalanche forecasting and rescue, weaving in the art of backcountry skiing as well as dramatic tales of avalanche accidents, rescues, and recoveries. And he paints compelling portraits of the men and women who have made the study of avalanches their life’s work. The tales told by these avalanche forecasters, as well as the stories of the backcountry riders who may wake the dragon make for not just a compelling read, but also a powerful tool for raising avalanche awareness in everyone who plays in the winter backcountry.

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*Tickets are $5 (plus a small convenience fee) for the access link to this virtual event. This access link will be sent 24 hours before the event.

* The virtual event begins at 5:00 pm MT  and will last about one hour. If you have issues during the event or if you’d like to ask a question during the Q&A portion, please email your questions to

*Dragons in the Snow is available to purchase from Boulder Book Store. A code will be sent to you after purchasing a ticket to this virtual event that is good for $5 off the books at checkout. Email if you don’t receive your code.



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