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Recent Press Releases

DatePress Release
March 13, 2014 CAC Urges Backcountry Users to be Cautious
February 28, 2014 CAC Urges Caution in Southern BC Mountains
February 27, 2014 Show Us How You Know the Snow: Cross-Border Video Contest
February 20, 2014 Special Public Avalanche Warning Feb. 20 - 26
February 17, 2014 In Memoriam: Wade Galloway
February 5, 2014 CAC Releases Upgrade to the Mobile App - Observer Network
January 18, 2014 CAC and BC Coroners Service Issue Safety Reminder
January 16, 2014 Special Public Avalanche Warning for Most BC Avalanche Regions
November 28, 2013 Throttle Decisions Revs Up Avalanche Safety for Snowmobilers
November 14, 2013 Newly Wrapped Truck for Avalanche Field Team
October 24, 2013 CAC Warns Backcountry Users About New Smartphone Apps
October 16, 2013 Announcement of New Fundraiser for the CAC
May 14, 2013 Smithers Snowmobile Association Gives Generously to CAC
May 14, 2013 Backcountry Access Donates to Youth Avalanche Education
May 13, 2013 CAC releases 2012-13 Annual Report
May 2, 2013 Yukon Avalanche Association to continue forecasting in 2013-14
April 25, 2013 Announcement of New CAC Executive Director
April 1, 2013 Thank You to the North Rockies CAC Fundraising Committee
March 22, 2013 Special Public Avalanche Warning for Northwestern BC
March 12, 2013 Snowmobilers Donate Generously to CAC
February 11, 2013 Snow Avalanche Hazard Alert Issued for Atlantic Provinces
January 10, 2013 Donations from the Heart from Tumbler Ridge
January 10, 2013 Snowmobile News 2013
January 3, 2013 Bigbend Skis donates top sheet proceeds to CAC youth programs

related attachments

  • Fatality Statistics

  • The Year of Sledding Dangerously A review of the difficult year of 2008-09 and snowmobile avalanche accidents

  • Snowmobile Action Plan Part 2 Information on activities relating to the snowmobile fatalities of 2008-09 and efforts to counter this trend

  • BC Coroner's Service Death Review Panel Report Report and recommendations from the BC Coroner's Service following the 2008-09 season.

  • Notes from snowmobile stakeholder meeting may 2009

  • Feedback from stakeholder meeting 2009

  • CAC Snowmobile Action Plan May 28, 2009