The Kootenay Coldsmoke Powder Fest is officially two weeks out and is must experience celebration of the Kootenay lifestyle. This is a three day weekend of everything backcountry in the best slack-country in Canada.
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Avalanche Canada, in partnership with Parks Canada and Alberta’s Kananaskis Country, is issuing a Special Public Avalanche Warning for recreational users of backcountry and front-country avalanche terrain, in effect immediately.
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The question we've been asking is being addressed by Avalanche Canada forecaster Ilya Storm's post; Yes, No, Maybe So.
Read more Avalanche Canada — Is the snowpack improving?
Parks Canada officials are advising the public about the high avalanche risk in Glacier National Park.
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If your planning to ski or board at Rogers Pass, the Winter Permit keeps out out of the line of fire. If you are skiing or boarding in Glacier National Park often, an Annual Winter Permit is your best option.
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This is how the pro's suggest you approach the meter plus of fresh powder waiting in the alpine!
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While these new products may be beneficial in most day-to-day life, the use of the wrong batteries in avalanche transceivers can be life-threatening in the backcountry.
Read more Rechargeable Lithium-ion Batteries Impact Transceivers