The alpine environment is a beautiful destination for winter or summer holidays and a venue for many challenging and exciting activities including skiing and bushwalking. The Alps however, can be hazardous if visitors are careless or irresponsible.
This SnowSafe website has been published to provide essential information on how to enjoy the Alps in safety and comfort. Planning and preparation are the keys to having a safe and enjoyable alpine experience and these concepts are reinforced throughout this webiste.
Snow Safety Inc, Australian Ski Patrol Association, and the Australian Ski Areas Association have worked together to produce this alpine safety information to make it easier for visitors to the snow.
The information provided in this SnowSafe website serves as a guide only and does not guarantee the prevention of any loss, damage, injury or other adverse outcome occurring whilst in the alpine regions.