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Avalanche Awareness Days
January 21 @ 9:00 am - January 22 @ 3:00 pm
The Lake Louise Ski Resort is committed to championing safe and responsible outdoor pursuits. As one of the 40+ communities that take part in Avalanche Awareness Days, Lake Louise has plenty of exciting and educational activities planned. Our Avalanche Safety professionals will be on hand at various locations throughout the weekend to provide general and Lake Louise-specific information on avalanche safety, for free.
This year’s theme: See an Avalanche? Trigger an Avalanche? Report It! Call 1(403)762-4506.
Avalanche Awareness Days will take place over two days, Saturday and Sunday. The event times are the same on both days.
- 9:00am – 3:00pm: Visit the Lake Louise Tent to get started, in the Base Area.
- 10:00am – 12:00pm: Free Beacon Practice (Meet at the Beacon Plot on Pika Run.)
- 10:00am – 12:00pm: Free Snow Profile Talks (Meet on Saddleback Run, under ER-5.)
- 1:00pm – 3:00pm: Free Beacon Practice (Meet at the Beacon Plot on Pika Run.)
- 1:00pm – 3:00pm: Free Snow Profile Talks (Meet on Saddleback Run, under ER-5.)
*Stop by anytime during these time periods. No need to register, just drop in!
Win prizes with an Avalanche Training Passport
Feeling extra keen? You can choose to complete the Avalanche Training Passport for a chance to win a wicked prize, sponsored by FRESH Ski Shop & the Lake Louise Ski Resort!
- It’s free to participate!
- To play, stop by the tent in the base area starting at 9:00am to receive your passport, map & instructions.
- Once you have visited all of the stations, you can come back to the tent to pick a number for your prize.