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Avalanche Canada Webinar 3: Avalanche Safety for Ice Climbers- Assessment, Mitigation, Preparedness & Info Exchange

Author(s): Avalanche Canada
Video Release Date: November 6, 2020
Video Source: YouTube

Join Parks Canada Visitor Safety Specialist, Grant Statham and ACMG Climbing Guide and Avalanche Canada Ambassador Sarah Hueniken for a fast paced one-hour presentation on avalanche safety for waterfall ice climbers. We’ll go through some basic awareness and mitigation techniques, discuss preparedness and the use of avalanche rescue gear when climbing, talk about the importance of information sharing and tracking avalanche activity and finish by teaching you how to estimate the size of an avalanche

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