The Differences in Avalanche Safety Approach Between Snowmobilers and Skiers
Avalanche instructor Mike Duffy wants people to understand the importance of educating snowmobilers about snow safety.
BCA & Ski-Doo Offer Free Online Avalanche Courses for Snowmobilers
BCA is partnering with Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Avalanche1 to offer free avalanche education courses this fall for riders of all brands of snowmobiles. The 2020 avalanche safety seminars will be held online in 16 separate short video episodes.
4 Ways to Practice with your Transceiver During the Offseason
Make sure your avalanche transceiver skills are honed by practicing in the off-season--so you don’t burn time on a mid-season powder day! A good first step is to watch the training videos on our website. Then grab a partner, if you have one, and spend a few hours in your yard or at your local park. Here are four ways to practice with your transceiver during the offseason.
Splitboarding 101: Mens Journals Brent Rose Reports on his First Day Out
Writer Brent Rose ventured out into the backcountry with Weston Snowboards and Irwin Guides to create a splitboarding 101 how-to article for Mens Journal.
Good Practice: Avalanche Beacon Training Parks
If you live or play in the mountains, there's a good chance there is an avalanche beacon training park near you, allowing you to practice multiple search scenarios at your convenience. (Google 'avalanche beacon training park' or visit your local avalanche center website to learn more.)