Winter is here !Canada’s fabulous winter wonderland brings snow enthusiasts out in droves each year. Before you seek out your thrills, be sure that you are well prepared and that you have all the right gear to make every winter outing safe and enjoyable.
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Knowledge and Training
The thrill of mountain activities during the winter is exhilarating, but can be hazardous if you’re not prepared.
Knowledge and training coupled with experience is a great combination for your safety!
New Hug-A-Tree and Survive Video
AdventureSmart is pleased to announce the launch of a newly revised version of the Hug-A-Tree and Survive video, which is now available on adventuresmart.ca in both official languages. The new video incorporates the use of an emergency shelter, which is consistent with the current teaching practice. To access the new video, click on the following link:
| Photos: Canadian Tourism Commission (snowboarder); Tourism BC/Don Weixl (snowmobilers);
Banff—Lake Louise Tourism (skiers)