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Record-Setting Forecast Season Comes to an End

Avalanche Canada issues record 2,307 avalanche forecasts this winter—the most ever

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

    Avalanche Canada Launching First Newfoundland Avalanche Forecasts

    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