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A snowmobile parked below an avalanche in Newfoundland.
Newfoundland Field team

Pilot Project for Newfoundland Forecasts Launching

Avalanche forecasts will be provided for Newfoundland for first time ever.

    Four BIPOC Organizations Receive MEC Avalanche Safety Grant

    K8 Mountaineering Club, Colour the Trails, Rocky Mountain Metis, and Indigenous Women Outdoors receive grants for AST course

      Avalanche Canada Urges Respect for Restrictions on BC Highways

      Backcountry recreationists in southwest BC asked to respect non-essential travel restrictions.

        Avalanche Canada Forecast Program Expands For 2021-22

        New forecast regions and new field teams in place for this winter.

          Two people dig a snow profile as part of Avalanche Canada's snowmobile mentorship program.

          Avalanche Canada Accepting Applications to Sled Mentorship Program

          Program provides mentorship to snowmobilers working towards a career in avalanche industry.

            Braap It UP! and Win a New Sled!

            Avalanche Canada Foundation holding virtual fundraiser aimed at snowmobilers

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            Students in an AST 1 class in the Canadian Rockies
            Directors of the Avalanche Canada and Avalanche Canada Foundation's boards of directors on snowmobiles.

            Avalanche Canada and Avalanche Canada Foundation Seek Candidates for Boards of Directors

            Candidates should be passionate about winter backcountry recreation and public avalanche safety

              Avalanche Canada Seeking Feedback on Website

              User survey seeks feedback on

                Infographic about Avalanche Canada Training Program enrolment in 2020-21.

                Avalanche Canada Training enrolment sets new record

                More than 15,000 people enroll in Avalanche Canada Training program courses