The comprehensive portal for avalanche prevention

White Risk helps you ensure that your winter mountain tours are as safe as possible. It can be used at the planning stage, while in the field, and for education and training.
You'll need to register but no credit card is required.
Your path to managing avalanche risk on winter tours
White Risk Explore

Build up reliable avalanche knowledge

The Explore feature allows you to find out about avalanches by browsing an extensive online resource. An array of graphics, images, animations and interactive tools explain key facts about avalanche prevention.
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Basic knowledge

On the Basics Mountain, you'll find the basic information you need to plan and carry out simple tours.

In-depth knowledge

Cool tools

White Risk Learn

Test and expand your knowledge with our lessons

Learn more about avalanches in a series of exciting e-learning lessons, each of which has a learning objective. White Risk Learn also features exercises to consolidate and test your knowledge.
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Structured learning path

Defined learning objectives mean that you progress logically through the material.

Learning by doing

Test your knowledge

White Risk Tour

Plan your tours online on the website or offline using the app

Use the tour planner to organise your tours, either entirely online on the website or offline with the White Risk app. Planned tours are synchronised between the website and app, with planning content available offline in the app.

Plan tours

Complete planning tool. Draw and edit routes on the website and in the app.

Topographic maps of different countries

Avalanche terrain layers and features

In the field

White Risk Pro

Present White Risk content

Take your teaching presentations to the next level with White Risk PRO. You can download a lot of the White Risk content for use in your presentations, or even use the Desktop Presenter to create your own interactive presentations.

Present avalanche knowledge

Create presentations using White Risk media and interactive slides

White Risk media library

Discounted access for students

What subscriptions are available?

A White Risk plan gives you access to the right tools and key content whenever you need it.

CHF 0.-

What's included?

  • Easy tour planning with OpenStreetMaps
  • All White Risk Explore content
  • 'Avalanche danger ratings and warning signs' lesson in White Risk Learn
Standard Plan
CHF 29.-
Price per year, is charged annually and can be cancelled at any time

Everything from the free version, plus:

  • Complete tour planning with topographic maps and slope angles for Switzerland, Austria and France
  • Unlimited offline maps and layers in the White Risk app
  • Avalanche terrain maps for Switzerland
  • Automatic crux detection for Switzerland
  • Full access to all Learn lessons
Pro Plan
CHF 58.-
Price per year, is charged annually and can be cancelled at any time

Everything from Standard plan, plus:

  • Access to the media library for downloading White Risk images
  • Access to Desktop Presenter for presenting interactive content
  • Chance to purchase great-value student vouchers

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