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Avalanche Warning for Backcountry Users in Northern BC

Forecast for dramatic change in weather means avlaanche danger will spike across the northern half of BC for the weekend of April 11-13.

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CAC 2014 AGM Notice to Members

Our AGM will be held on Tuesday May 6, 2014 in Penticton, BC at the Penticton Convention Centre. Please see the 2014 AGM Notice to Members.

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CAC AGM and Spring Conference Schedule

Our AGM will be held on Tuesday May 6, 2014 in Penticton, BC at the Penticton Convention Centre. See the link for complete list of both CAC and CAA specific meetings.

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Be a Part of the CAC's New Observer Network and WIN!

Submit your observations for a chance to win weekly, monthly or be entered into a grand prize draw.

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In Memoriam: Wade Galloway

It is with great sadness that we learned today that Wade Galloway was killed in an avalanche in Waterton Lakes National Park on Saturday, Feb 15.

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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.