Bc Avalanches 2013

Avalanche Buries Skier Near Whistler

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WHISTLER, B.C. - A skier was sent to hospital but believed to be uninjured after an avalanche hit a group of backcountry skiers on Tuesday near the Br...

B.C. Avalanche Danger Warning Upgraded

CBC | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Canadian Avalanche Centre has upgraded the danger rating to "high" throughout most alpine and treeline regions of B.C. mountains, and is discourag...

Vancouver Island Avalanche Injures 1

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

COURTENAY, B.C. — A search and rescue team has reached four skiers who were stranded by a small avalanche Tuesday about five kilometres west of Vanc...