Crazy ‘Crevasse Falling’ Video

Even without speaking the language, the message of this video is crystal clear – it’s not easy to catch your partner’s crevasse fall with a self-arrest. Oh, and the avalanche at the end is pretty nuts. Regardless, this is one entertaining and informative 2:16 video.


Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.