Fay Johnson, WEMT

Fay Johnson, WEMT

Fay Johnson, WEMT, is the Quality Assurance Director and faculty committee member of Wilderness Medical Associates. She continues to ski patrol part time at Bridger Bowl Ski Area in Bozeman, MT. She also trains avalanche search dogs for use at the ski area and for backcountry search and rescue.

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What to do in an Avalanche

When venturing into the backcountry, evaluating the avalanche hazard requires an understanding of the terrain, weather and snowpack of the area in which you intend to travel. Regardless of how much care is taken, it is possible that someone may be caught in an avalanche. Prior planning may help you or your partner survive. Statistics… Read more »