fall is around the corner and soon to follow are the leaves changing, snow on the peaks and avalanche school scholarships! begin looking for volunteer opportunities with FOSJ! Check back in the coming MONTHS for scholarship details!


Our Goal is to increase avalanche awareness & education to build a safer, more knowledgeable community of backcountry enthusiasts in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains

In the middle of a tour, between peaks, in an unfrequented basin one gets the sense of great isolation, and great freedom
— Peter Carver