Other Resources




Backcountry ski resources


Facebook Pages:

Backcountry YYC

Backcountry Skiing Partners Rockies/Roger's Pass

Kananaskis Country Public Safety Section




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









Rock climbing resources





Facebook pages:

Bow Valley Climbing Crew



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 Please note that this information is out of date and may be misleading - use caution!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







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