Avalanche strikes: 2 Skiers dig their way out

Posted By: The Ski Channel on December 30, 2010 10:57 am

Two Skiers survived an avalanche Wednesday near a Montana Ski resort.  According to Missoula Country Sherif Mike McMeekin, the two men were skiing outside of designated boundaries north of the Snowbowl Resort when they were caught in the avalanche.

The two men were able to dig themselves out to safety and contact emergency authorities.  One of the skiers suffered a minor head injury.