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2013-14 Annual Report Released

The Canadian Avalanche Centre's 2013-14 Annual Report is available online. Learn about what we accomplished over the past year.  

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Support Public Avalanche Safety - Donate Today!

The Canadian Avalanche Foundation is the charitable fundraiser in support of public avalanche safety in Canada.  They support core CAC programs and services in addition to a other public avalanche safety initiatives across the country.  Donate today by clicking this link!

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New Fundraiser for the CAC

We are pleased to announce the hiring of Dale Bayley as Chief Development Officer for the CAC. We thank the CAF for their partnership in this initiative.

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Share YOUR Knowledge

You are an experienced backcountry user with solid avalanche skills and training or you are a trained avalanche professional - Congratulations! Now you can pay it forward through mentorship. Find out how.

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CAC and BC Coroner Service Issue Safety Reminder

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Youth Avalanche Safety

Are you a youth checking out some big lines or heading into the backcountry? Get some knowledge here first.

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Educators & Parents

If you are a parent or educator we have resources for you.

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Sled safety

Throttle Decisions: Outreach Component from Canadian Avalanche Centre on Vimeo.