Author Archives: Bulkley Backcountry Ski Society

Avalanche Awareness Days – 2019

Join the BBSS for Avalanche Awareness Days on January 20th at Hudson Bay Mountain Resort. Details are still being worked out, but will likely include beacon practice and a chance to brush up on those skills! BBSS members and non-members … Read More

2018-2019 BBSS Snocial

Winter is coming, come socialize with our ski community, learn from local professionals and dance up a storm!Local ski guides: Sean Fraser and Lucas Holtzman will be making presentations on backcountry safety. This will be followed by a dance party. … Read More

Avalanche Awareness Days- Field Excursion

When: January 13 from 9:30 – 3:30 pm Where: The Prairie on Hudson Bay Mountain Learn and practice skills before heading out on your next adventure! A forecaster from avalanche Canada along with local touring gurus will lead an avalanche safety … Read More

Avalanche Canada Forecaster Presentation

When: January 2 from 7 -9 pm Where: the Old Church in Smithers A forecaster from Avalanche Canada will give us a presentation on close calls, choosing terrain and more. This presentation is geared towards all winter back country travelers. … Read More

Hankin Road Update

The road to Hankin was plowed Saturday Dec. 30. There was no new snow at the time. Banks were blasted out and snow drifts cleared off the road. Thank you to our sponsors for making this possible: Canyon Creek Contracting, … Read More