These Are The 5 Worst And Deadliest Avalanches In Colorado History

2019 has had one of the most confusing winters in recent history and – unfortunately – there is no sign of it coming to an end for close to another month. One of the many news-making events from this winter is the number of notable avalanches we have experienced, which got us thinking… just how common are these massive snow slides in Colorado? While they are not nearly as common as they once were, Colorado has seen its fair share of terrible avalanches, including these five that were particularly deadly.

In case you missed it, Colorado’s 2019 avalanche made national news, shown here on CBS News:

For other notable Colorado disasters, click on The 7 Most Horrifying Disasters That Ever Happened In Colorado.