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600+ patrols around the country help keep outdoor enthusiasts safe year-round. With more than 30,000 members, the National Ski Patrol is one of the largest outdoor safety organizations in the country. 

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Become a member of the NSP family! Patrollers are active in all 50 states and 10 countries around the world.

The National Ski Patrol is a federally-chartered 501(c)(1) nonprofit membership association. As the leading authority of on-mountain safety, the NSP is dedicated to serving the outdoor recreation industry by providing education and accreditation to emergency care and safety service providers.

Recent NSP Articles

Bring on the PARADE

June 17th, 2019|0 Comments

By Jay Zedak, Subaru Ambassador and NSP Board Member Every Memorial Day for many years, I have attended the parade in Hudson, Ohio (population 25,000). When I was a child, I decorated and rode [...]

Legends of the Fall

May 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Legends of the Fall By Nicholas Harper-Johnston It is 4 am. The frost inside my sleeping bag wakes me up from a restless sleep. All I hear are the sounds of the wind [...]

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