Hot topics that backcountry pros and recreationalists need to consider when venturing into the backcountry via ski, snowboard, splitboard, snowmobile, or snow bike.
Welcome to [Edge]ucation
[Edge]ucation - A series of short, no-frills tech-tips featuring BCA co-founder Bruce Edgerly. Check back all season long for tips on everything from layering to trailhead communication.
[Edge]ucation - What I do Before I Go Out
First Aid for Backcountry Riding
Are you prepared for a backcountry medical emergency?
Pre-Season Conditioning with Veronica Paulsen
Here are four exercises Veronica Paulsen loves to do in the off season.
Avalanche Transceiver Interference Sources with Search and Rescue Considerations
For years we've been aware that electronic devices, metallic objects, and even foil energy bar wrappers, may interfere with an avalanche transceiver search. Despite this, many users are still unclear about which devices may impact a search, and there are no identified strategies for dealing with interference during a search. This study explores the sources and proposes some practical search strategies to address them.