Other Resources

 

                                                                                            

          

Backcountry ski resources

 

Facebook Pages:

Backcountry YYC

Backcountry Skiing Partners Rockies/Roger's Pass

Kananaskis Country Public Safety Section

 

Websites: 

 

Get the latest Avalanche bulletins Confessions of a ski bum guide books for the bow valley

 

 

Ice climbing resources

 

 

 

Facebook pages: 

Canadian Rockies Ice Climbing

Alpine Climbs in the Canadian Rockies

Canadian Rockies Ice and Mixed App

 

Forum: 

Gravsports-ice.com

 

 

 

 

 

Rock climbing resources

 

 

 

 

Facebook pages:

Bow Valley Climbing Crew

 

Websites: 

Banffrock.ca Includes the Free PDF version of Bow Valley Rock guidebook (2000) and some updated information. Please note that this information is out of date and may be misleading - use caution!

 

The Association of Bow Valley Rock Climbers Climber's Access Society of Alberta

 

 

Others

 

 

Weather

SpotWX: a spot weather forecasting tool

Windy.com: Weather radar, wind and waves forecast

Mountain-forecast.com: Dedicated mountain weather forecasts for more than 11300 (and growing) major summits for climbers and mountaineers, provided for up to 5 different elevations.

Environment Canada

The Weather Network

 

 

 

Other usefull Facebook pages for the region

Scrambling in the Canadian Rockies

Hiking/Scrambling in the Canadian Rockies 

BCR - Backpacking in the Canadian Rockies

Mountain & Alpine Running in the Canadian Rockies