Employees of the Laboratory of Natural Hazards, doctor of geographical sciences V.P. Blagoveсhshenskiy and candidate of technical sciences V.V. Zhdanov, held a free lecture on avalanche safety for tourists and skiers on April 15, 2022. During the lecture, the audience received the concept of avalanches as a dangerous natural phenomenon, the reasons for their formation, methods for assessing avalanche danger, and avalanche safety rules. The lecture was attended by 19 people. In the comments of the social network, many expressed their gratitude to the organizers and noted its relevance.