Revelstoke Avalanche

3 More Killed In B.C., Alberta Avalanches

CBC | Posted 03.10.2014 | 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...

Avalanche Victim's Last Act Of Courage

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.18.2014 | Canada Alberta

SYLVAN LAKE, Alta. - The wife of an Alberta snowmobiler who died in an avalanche in B.C.'s West Kootenay region on Saturday says her husband's last ac...

One Dead In Revelstoke Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - Police have confirmed a man was caught and killed in an avalanche on Boulder Mountain in the West Kootenay.Const. Lesley Smith says...

Avalanches 'Almost Certainly Going To Happen' This Weekend

CBC | Posted 03.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

A major storm forecast to dump up to 50 centimetres of snow on already dangerous mountain slopes in southern British Columbia and southwestern Alberta...

Avalanches 'Almost Certainly Going To Happen' This Weekend

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2014 | Canada Alberta

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - An avalanche expert is warning people planning to hit backcountry slopes in eastern British Columbia and western Alberta in the com...

Backcountry Skier Killed In Revelstoke

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - A 38-year-old man has died in an avalanche in Glacier National Park near Revelstoke in eastern B.C., the second avalanche death in ...

Skier's Body Recovered From Revelstoke Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Feb. 25, 2013: Holger Achim Fritz, 24, was killed in the Revelstoke avalanche. Fritz was originally from Stuttgart, Germany, but most recentl...

Revelstoke Avalanche Kills Skier

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - An avalanche has swept down the backside of the Revelstoke Mountain Resort, catching up a group of three skiers and killing one of ...

Skier Killed In B.C. Avalanche

CBC | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada

A skier has become the third victim of B.C. backcountry avalanches in a week after being caught in snowslide near Revelstoke on Sunday af...

Second Avalanche Death In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - A holiday adventure turned into a tragedy for a group of heli-skiers in the British Columbia backcountry after one person was kill...