- Pre-Trip Planning
What's Happening This Week:
Dec. 10 - Backcountry Avalanche Workshop - Tumbler Ridge - Community Centre
Dec. 11 - Backcountry Avalanche Workshop - Dawson Creek - CANCELED!
Dec. 12 - CAC Forecaster Open Forum - Chetwynd - CANCELED!
Dec. 12 - Staying Alive Kicking Horse Mnt Resort - Golden Senior Centre
Dec. 13 - Backcountry Avalanche Workshop - Mackenzie - CANCELED!
We regret to cancel the BAWs in Dawson Creek, Chetwynd and Mackenzie. A combination of bad weather, bad roads and health issues changed the schedule. The CAC will be back in the N. Rockies this season, so please contact us if you would like us to present in your community.
Throttle Decisions Release
CAC launched Throttle Decisions, a new video series aimed at encouraging mountain sledders to get avalanche training.View Details
New Look for CAC Field Truck
Thanks to a generous donation from Monashee Powder Snowcats and their suppliers, the CAC Field Truck is looking and running great!View Details
Press Release-Avalanche Search Apps
New apps marketed as replacements for transceivers can be dangerous. Read our news release here.View Details
Paper - Review of Avalanche Search Apps
For more information on the CAC's review of avalanche search apps, you can read the report here.View Details
Watch TEDx Talk - Risk: the Anatomy of Chance and Uncertainty
Watch this great TEDx talk presented by Grant Statham on Risk. It could help you apply these concepts to decisions involving risk in the backcountry or in other areas of your life.View Details
Key Safety Messages for Snowmobilers
Together with ISMA and the US Forest Service, the CAC came up with five key avalanche safety points for snowmobilers across Canada and the US. Here they are.View Details
Purchase your CAC logo'd Innate Tumbler or Insulated Travel Mug!
Innate travel mugs and tumblers with the CAC logo are NOW available to purchase directly from the CAC. All proceeds go directly to CAC public avalanche safety programming.View Details
Are You Dreaming About a New Pair of Skis?
Check out Big Bend Skis "Graphics that Give" program featuring a new CAC topsheet design for your next pair of custom skis. Buy a pair of custom built skis with our beautifully designed topsheet and you will help fund our Youth Program. It's that simple.View Details
Youth Avalanche Safety
Are you a youth checking out some big lines or heading into the backcountry? Get some knowledge here first.View Details
Educators & Parents
If you are a parent or educator we have resources for you.View Details