Avalanche Awareness Day
Everyone is welcome to join!
Avalanche Awareness Day is a national celebration of Canada’s avalanche safety expertise!
Be safe out there and get informed! Drop by the Kimberley Alpine Resort Plaza for Avalanche Awareness Day on Saturday January 18th!
FREE education and demonstrations run from 9:30am -3:30pm including;
- 11am – Kimberley and Cranbrook Search and Rescue Booth – Check out the latest avalanche equipment. Search and Rescue will be on hand to answer any questions you have.
- 9:30am -3:30pm – BC Adventure Smart Booth – Fun, interactive safety challenges, basic companion rescue skills refreshers and some snow science information between 9:30am-3:00pm.
- 12pm– Transceiver Education and search games – behind Winter Sports School
- 1pm – Search and rescue demonstration with avalanche dog – KAR Plaza
- 3pm – Wrap up and prizes in Stemwinder Bar and Grill
Feel free to show up at any time during the day to hone your avalanche skills and win some awesome safety swag.
Date: Saturday, Jan 18 2020
A big thank you goes out to Avalanche Canada, BC Adventure Smart, Kimberley Search and Rescue and Cranbrook Search and Rescue