Bc Avalanche

Avalanche Closes Highway 1 Near B.C.-Alberta Border

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada British Columbia

Heavy snowfall has increased the risk of avalanches in the area.

Family's Gift Saves Snowboarder In B.C. Avalanche

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 01.13.2017 | Canada British Columbia

The horrifying moment was caught on video.

B.C. Skiers Rescued After Being Caught In Avalanche Overnight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"I'm sure it was a miserable night.''

1 Dead, 8 In Hospital After Multiple Avalanches In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada British Columbia

The second avalanche comes only one day after a snowmobiler died.

WATCH: B.C. Avalanche Sweeps Snowmobiler To Edge Of Cliff

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"I hope that everyone can take away something from my experience."

Special Avalanche Advisory Issued In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Avalanche Canada and the BC Coroners Service have joined forced in hopes of saving lives.

B.C. Avalanche Survivors Say They're 'In Shock'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Alberta

"You are plunged into darkness. You are thrown about with no control whatsoever of your body."

Avalanche Deaths Won't Stop Awestruck Snowmobilers

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2017 | Canada British Columbia

"You feel the insignificance of what you are when you're up against mountains like this."

B.C. Community Reels After 5 Killed In Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"He died too young doing what he enjoyed."

5 Albertans Killed In B.C. Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"It's not the fluffy powder snow you have in mind."

Avalanche Buries B.C. Snowmobiler Who Records His Own Rescue

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The longest two minutes of his life.

Canadian Military Continues Longest Mission -- Against Avalanches

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2015 | Canada British Columbia

It's a never-ending war that the Canadian Forces has no hope of winning.

App Will Increase B.C. Mountain Safety: Avalanche Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A group that promotes avalanche safety says a new smartphone app provides backcountry users with important real-time information.Aval...

Avalanche Warning Issued For B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - Inviting fresh powder in British Columbia combined with public holiday outings and snow bunnies' hankering to test brand-new gear h...

Massive Avalanche Changed B.C.'s Backcountry Culture

The National Post | Posted 09.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Ken Wylie slipped on an orange wind-shirt and striped toque and told himself to just stick it out until Friday — then hand in his notice. But st...

8 Avalanche Deaths In One Week

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2014 | Canada Alberta

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - An avalanche expert says the deaths of eight people this month in the mountains of British Columbia and Alberta is especially heart...

3 More Killed In B.C., Alberta Avalanches

CBC | Posted 05.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The last couple of weeks of warmer weather and wet, heavy snow across have created extremely dangerous avalanche conditions in the mountainous region...

WATCH: Stunning Double Avalanche

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A record-breaking snowfall in February kept B.C. avalanche crews busy. Now, they've released amazing video of their avalanche control work. The foo...

Man Dies In B.C. Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NELSON, B.C. - A man was killed and a woman taken to hospital following a dramatic rescue Sunday from a massive avalanche in southeastern British Colu...

Trapped By Kootenays Avalanche

CBC | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Two people are believed to be seriously hurt after being caught in an avalanche in a popular backcountry ski area in the Kootenay Pass area, off B.C.'...

Avalanche Warnings Across B.C.

CBC | Posted 04.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A special public avalanche warning is in effect for all B.C. mountain regions except two. The Revelstoke-based Canadian Avalanche Centre is warning...

Avalanche Closes Coquihalla Indefinitely

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

British Columbia's Coquihalla Highway has again been closed due to what a search-and-rescue official calls a massive avalanche. The route linking t...

Major Avalanche Shuts Coquihalla

CBC | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Coquihalla Highway is closed with no forseeable opening due to a major avalanche near the Great Bear snowshed. According to the Ministry of Tran...

Avalanche Warning On Mountains

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Backcountry skiers, snowboarders and sledders should be wary of dangerous avalanche conditions on mountains across much of southern Britis...

Alberta Snowmobiler Killed In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - The B.C. Coroner’s office has released the name of a man who died in an avalanche last Saturday in eastern B.C.He is identifie...