Avalanche Canada

About Avalanche Canada

Avalanche Canada is a non-government, not-for-profit organization dedicated to public avalanche safety in Canada. We issue daily avalanche forecasts for most of Canada’s mountain regions throughout the winter, providing this free information via our website and our app, Avalanche Canada Mobile. We also coordinate and deliver avalanche awareness and education programs, through Avalanche Canada training programs. It’s our aim to help people enjoy the winter backcountry and stay safe from avalanches. Get our forecasts at www.avalanche.ca


Avalanche Safety Basics For Snowshoers: Warning Signs & Danger Zones

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There’s nothing like getting into the mountains in winter. The tranquility of the great outdoors, the beauty of the scenery, the feeling of the fresh air in your lungs. You can’t beat it. Avalanches might not be the first thing … Continue reading