Avalanche Canada has issued a special public avalanche warning for most of BC’s and Alberta’s forecast regions.
Read more Special Public Avalanche Warning
This is great news however, with a persistent weak layer in most of BC, Avalanche Canada is advising skiers to use extreme caution.
Read more BC Mountain Passes Expecting Large Snowfall
The Mountain Information Network is one of Avalanche Canada's most powerful tools for creating accurate forecasts and planning backcountry trips.
Read more Top Five Reasons for NOT posting to the Mountain Information Network
For the first time, the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides Ski Guiding Manual is available to the public for purchase.
Read more New ACMG Ski Guiding Manual Available to Public
Backcountry travel in avalanche terrain during extremely cold weather requires careful planning, proper equipment, and a heightened awareness of the risks associated with both cold temperatures and avalanches.
Read more Backcountry travel in avalanche terrain during extremely cold weather
The letter highlights incidents of bullying, intimidation, sexism, and threats allegedly committed by some ministry staff members.
Read more BC Search and Rescue Alleges Abuse from Province
The British Columbia mountains are currently experiencing a winter wonderland like no other as a massive storm cycle sweeps across the region
Read more Massive Storm Cycle Blankets BC with Powder
Ortovox and Arc’teryx, two global leaders in mountain safety equipment and apparel, have co-designed the new LiTRIC electric airbag system that has set a new benchmark for Mountain Safety. The LiTRIC airbag system will increase safety by providing a minimum two inflations for at least 60 hours when it is fully charged, making multi-day tours …
Read more Ortovox & Arc’teryx Airbag Sets Safety Benchmark