A fist full of fear

I few weeks ago, I went to an avalanche seminar hosted by the Centre for Avalanche Research and Education (CARE), here in Tromsø. The talk that evening was given by Thomas T. Kleiven, ski enthusiast and photographer. In 2014, the same year that we were caught in the avalanche in Kittelfjäll, Thomas triggered, and was … Continue reading A fist full of fear

Not so much kicking, but alive – the Kittelfjäll avalanche 2014

I’ve had some close calls in my life. My last one wasn’t close, it was right under my feet and over my head. On February 16th 2014, I, Martin and Maria remotely triggered an avalanche in our “home” mountain range in Kittelfjäll, Sweden. The avalanche broke about 100 m above us and caught and partly buried … Continue reading Not so much kicking, but alive – the Kittelfjäll avalanche 2014