Safety first on the off-piste
If you want to powder on the off-piste in North America, you must be equipped with all the necessary safety equipment: With avalanche transceiver, probe, shovel and avalanche airbag. More tips and tricks can be found at Avalanche Canada (www.avalanche.ca).
Avalanche Canada is a non-governmental, non-profit organization dedicated to public avalanche safety. They issue daily avalanche forecasts throughout the winter for much of the mountain regions in western Canada and make this information available for free through their website and app, Avalanche Canada Mobile.
Here are some great safety videos and webinars from Avalanche Canada: Weekly Webinar Recordings (avalanche.ca).
Fernie: The special powder town in British Columbia
The small town of Fernie in southeastern British Columbia is known as Powder Town. This paradise for freeriders is home to the Fernie Alpine Resort at the foot of the imposing Lizard Range. Want to know what makes the resort
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