Here are a few tips for how and when to use these “quick” pits in the field.
Read more The Do’s and Don’ts of Quick Pits
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But, because I am a skier, deep in my heart, because as soon as this rib heals, I’m going back out there, I would really like to know what happened.
Read more Avalanche — Decision Making in an Uncertain World
Rapid warming is expected to increase avalanche danger this weekend and into next week.
Read more Avalanche Canada: Warming increases Danger
Ever feel like the more information you get, the more confused you become? Throughout the Interior Mountains, beautiful sparkly surface hoar crystals were laid down during a long dry spell in early December. These were especially prevalent at and below treeline, but didn’t get much of a chance to persist in the alpine, where a …
Read more Avalanche Canada: Baby, it’s complicated
Parks Canada is in the process of having Waterton Lakes National Park re-mapped for avalanche hazards
Read more Waterton Lakes Avalanche Hazards Remapped