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ISSW Art Show Benefit to Avalanche Safety

You are invited to the ISSW Art Show on-line. A percentage of the proceeds from the art store purchases will go to the Canadian Avalanche Foundation to support public avalanche safety in Canada.

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CAC Notice of Fall Annual General Meeting

A change in our fiscal year end date has resulted in a second AGM in 2014. Our AGM will be held in the Max Bell Auditorium at the Banff Centre, Banff AB. Sign up for membership online today or memberships will be available at the door. Member social to follow the AGM.

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CAC Audited Financial Statements June 30

A change in our fiscal year end date has resulted in a second fiscal year end of June 30, 2014. Please see the link to review our audited financial statements for the stub period.

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In Memoriam: Al Hodgson

We are deeply saddened by the recent passing of Al Hodgson, an instrumental figure in connecting the CAC with the snowmobiling community.

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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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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.