Canmore Alberta Activites, Adventures and Tours

Mountain Safety

The Canadian Rocky Mountains have been attracting back country enthusiasts for over 100 years. Avalanche awareness, mountain skills and safety training are an absolute "must" and can contribute greatly to the enjoyment and exhilaration of your back country experience. Be aware of conditions and your own skills and your back country trip will be one the best times you spend in the Canadian Rockies..

Canadian Avalanche Foundation
Check the Public Avalanche Bulletins BEFORE you head out for a day in the powder at Help support public avalanche safety initiatives, education & research by donating at
P.O. Box 8800, Canmore, Alberta   T1W 0C1
Phone: 403-678-1235    
Fax: 403-678-3486
Canadian Avalanche Foundation - Canmore Alberta Canada
Parks Canada National Parks Avalanche Warnings
Find avalanche warnings for Banff,Yoho,Kootenay,Jasper, Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks. Read the avalanche bulletin and then check the remote weather stations to understand the conditions before heading out into the backcountry.
Box 900, Banff, Alberta   T1L 1K2
Toll Free: 1-800-667-1105    
Parks Canada National Parks Avalanche Warnings - Canmore Alberta Canada
Yamnuska Mountain Adventures
Minimizing risk in the mountains is mandatory. We are a full service mountain guiding and safety school. In the winter we offer avalanche skills training, skiing and crevasse rescue courses. In the summer take our rock rescue, mountaineering, or backcountry hiking programs. All guides are ACMG certified and we supply most gear. At Yamnuska, our goal is to keep you as safe as possible while out in the backcountry.
200 - 50 Lincoln Park, Canmore, AB   T1W3E9
Phone: 403 678 4164     Toll Free: 1 866 678 4164    
Fax: 403 678 4450
Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Canmore Alberta Canada