Winter skiers at Zalavruga Group IV, Russia.
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We’ve all heard the cringeworthy story before. Destination skier heads out the gate looking for some untracked powder only to get rescued from an avalanche prone zone miles from the resort base. 181 more words
It’s been a busy season already for emergency rescue teams across the province as threats of avalanche loom. Jan Neuspiel, founder and expert advisor of the Vancouver Island Avalanche Centre, joined CBC to offer safety tips for those venturing in avalanche territory. 14 more words
It’s been a very cold and snowy night for two skiers who went out-of-bounds on Cypress Mountain Sunday. They have now been rescued.
North Shore Rescue says it had no choice but to leave the skiers overnight because it was just too dangerous to rescue them yesterday. 89 more words