June 29th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
Backcountry Access (BCA) is recommending that all owners of their Tracker2 avalanche transceiver send their device in for a software update. The update resolves an issue whereby the device, when in power-saving…
March 25th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
Avalanche Canada will issue its final forecast for the season on March 28, 2020, about a month earlier than normal, due to COVID-19.
March 13th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
December 23rd, 2019 | Patrick Garbutt
Avalanche Airbag Inflation Systems – What’s the Difference? Compressed Gas vs Battery vs Supercapacitor
There are several different types of avalanche airbag inflation systems available on the market today from brands such as Highmark, PIEPS, Scott, Orotovox, Klim, BCA and Black Diamond.
December 17th, 2019 | Mountain Sledder
Avalanche Canada is now providing a regular forecast for the North Rockies region.
December 12th, 2019 | Mountain Sledder
September 24th, 2019 | Nicole Matei
The Elk Valley Snow Avalanche Workshop welcomes avalanche professionals and recreationalists for a day of presentations and discussion of avalanche safety.
September 4th, 2019 | Mountain Sledder
Again for 2019, Ski-Doo has shown support for backcountry rider eduction by offering free avalanche awareness and avoidance seminars in Canada and the US.