Stan Gale

Stan Gale

Rocky Mountain Ski Consulting
2205 S. Douglas Mountain Drive
Golden , CO 80403
Office: 303-279-0454
Fax: 303-279-0453


Stan has been on the ski slopes for much of his life, and he remains a current participant in the continued evolution of the snow sports industry notably in the area of skier and snow boarder safety issues. As a working head river guide/trainer he also has considerable expertise in river safety issues.

Please feel free to contact Stan for a complete CV and an initial complimentary consultation.
The following is a partial list of areas of investigation, litigation support, consultation, and expert witness testimony available from Rocky Mountain Ski Consulting, LLC.

Standards and accepted practices of ski area operations related but not limited to the following:

Ski trails safety issues
Ski trail marking
Ski trail obstacles including collisions with both natural and man-made features
Ski terrain analysis
Ski racing
Ski area boundary markings
Skier responsibility code issues and interpretation
Standards of medical care within ski areas including triage, transport, and evacuation
Standards and procedures of ski patrol performance
Ski accident investigation and analysis including collisions between guests and ski area employees
Ski accident scene survey and site analysis including freestyle terrain parks
Avalanche mitigation issues
Ski guide accepted practices and responsibilities
Accidents and collisions involving skiers, snow boarders, snowmobiles, and snow cats
Accidents involving commercial and private river outfitters
Snow Tubing Incidents
Ski Instruction

Areas of Expertise

  • Helmets
  • Skiing & Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiles
  • Sports & Recreation


References upon request.