News & Events

News & Events

20th Jan

The Problem

Traditional beacon parks are wired and permanently-installed fixtures.  It's important for those in the backcountry to practice with and test their equipment, and avalanche beacons are no exception.  Because traditional parks aren't portable, finding time to go practice beacon search techniques at a park near you can be...

30th Oct
Photo Credit: Alpenglow Photography

FORT COLLINS, CO - Tyler's Backcountry Awareness will teaming up with Mountain Skillz and Wolf Creek Avalanche School for their 2013-2014 season. 

Tyler's Backcountry Awareness is excited to announce that we have been asked to work...

03rd Oct

FORT COLLINS, CO - Tyler's Backcountry Awareness has been asked to hold two educational seminars at the 2013 Progressive Rocky Mountian Snowmobile Expo. Course material will include Terrain and Route Choices, as well as basic survival techniques. Classses will be taught by Brian Lundstedt, President of TBA, and are scheduled...

23rd Apr

After a long week last week the snow settled and 6 more Coloradoans did not make it home to their families. Brian Lundstedt of Tyler's Backcountry Awareness was asked to speak on the 9pm news to raise awareness of safe travel in the back country. An interview with Deborah Takahara...

06th Apr


Ring out the winter season at Crested Butte Mountain Resort this weekend with a different kind of closing day festivity. Joining forces with X-Games snowmobile...

26th Mar
Brian Lundstedt on his Skidoo


This article was published in the Coloradoan, and was written by Stephen Meyers. Click here to read the full article.

Brian Lundstedt gets asked the question all the time.

“Has snowmobiling been different since the accident?”

A little bit, he’ll say.

He’s more...

02nd Mar
2013 Benefit Fundraiser Flyer


Help us keep the memory of Tyler Lundstedt alive and raise money for avalanche awareness and education.

March 2nd, 2013 at 100 Octane Bar, Fort Collins, CO

4-9 PM

Live and Silent Auctions
All proceeds benefit Tyler’s Backcountry Awareness...

15th Feb
Walking the flux lines in untouched snow


This February, the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (C.A.I.C) asked Tyler’s Backcountry Awareness to assist them in putting on an Avalanche Level 1 snowmobile course. The students of this course were the men and women of Colorado Parks and

05th Nov
Tyler’s BA Granted Club Status with CSA

Fort Collins, CO – Tyler’s Backcountry Awareness was granted official club status with the Colorado Snowmobile Assocation.

Tyler’s Backcountry Awareness was officially granted ‘Club’ status with the Colorado State Snowmobile Association, CSA, on October 1, 2012. Status as an official club allows Tyler’s BA to collect dues, and will assist...

05th Nov

Denver, CO – Tyler’s Backcountry Awareness attended the annual Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Expo hosted at the Denver Merchandise Mart in Denver Colorado.

Tyler’s Backcountry Awareness was onsite at the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Expo advertising upcoming classes, training and their soon-to-be released website. Tyler’s BA was also demonstrating the use and...