The loose snow avalanche is generally not as deadly as the slab type and forms when powder snow falls on the mountainside and just cascades down the slope.
The wind gently stirs, softly whistling as it swirls in the crevices and crags of the mountainside .
The road that led out of Cassais had led him down a mountainside towards the seaside.
At times we could glimpse three levels of track down the forested mountainside to the valley.
They were climbing steeply up the mountainside by now, through rocky, hard terrain.
It was a small cave in the side of a mountain; a crack about half way up the mountainside led to the opening of the dark place.
He sighed and ruefully gazed down the rocky mountainside to the glistening valley below.
The snowline is creeping down the mountainsides .
The chateau is surrounded by sweeping mountainsides , and its reddish soils and steep manicured vineyards provide brilliant Chardonnay, silky Cabernet and top quality Syrah.
In contrast, other scenes show melting snows, which swell rivers that cascade down mountainsides in rushing torrents.