Rocky Mountain Books has announced their new spring lineup! As always, there are oodles of great outdoorsy titles to check out.
BC Parks is now accepting applications for their 2020 Student Ranger Program. The program offers hands-on work experience through a variety of projects related to conservation, recreation, community outreach and Indigenous relations in BC's parks and protected areas.
Avalanche Canada's new and improved app launched a year ago, and as of Jan 29th, the previous version stopped being functional. So if you haven't downloaded the latest version, now is the time!
Mike Nash of the Caledonia Ramblers shared a safety video released by the Air Safety Institute. While the video focuses on the pressures experienced by private pilots during the busy holiday period, Nash pointed out that many aspects of human decision-making in tight situations are relevant to recreation in the backcountry. "Get-home-itis," as search and rescue specialists sometimes call it, can be just as tempting in the outdoors as it is in the skies, with comparably risky consequences.