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Pascal Haegeli honoured with Gordon Ritchie Service Award

Pascal Haegeli, a renowned expert in avalanche safety research, honoured with Gordon Ritchie Service Award

    Special Public Avalanche Warning for Western Canada

    This special warning is in effect immediately and will apply through the end of Monday, May 1.

      New Avalanche Canada Mobile App

      New mobile app is available

        Five members of Mountain Mentors smiling in front of a ski resort.

        Four Organizations Serving IBPOC Communities Receive MEC Avalanche Safety Grant

        Indigenous Women Outdoors, Mountain Mentors, The Howl Experience, and Zero Ceiling receive grants for AST course

          This image is of a snowy scene with a black circle over it. The Avalanche Canada logo is on top. Below is text saying, 'That's all, folks! Thanks for a great season."

          Record-Setting Forecast Season Comes to an End

          Avalanche Canada issues record 2,307 avalanche forecasts this winter—the most ever

            A snowmobile parked below an avalanche in Newfoundland.
            Newfoundland Field team

            Avalanche Canada Launching First Newfoundland Avalanche Forecasts

            Avalanche forecasts will be provided for Newfoundland for first time ever.

              Four BIPOC Organizations Receive MEC Avalanche Safety Grant

              K8 Mountaineering Club, Colour the Trails, Rocky Mountain Metis, and Indigenous Women Outdoors receive grants for AST course

                Avalanche Canada Urges Respect for Restrictions on BC Highways

                Backcountry recreationists in southwest BC asked to respect non-essential travel restrictions.