High avalanche danger in parts of B.C.

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Officials say the avalanche risk is high in the Sea to Sky, Kootenay Boundary, North and South Columbia regions. (Canadian Avalanche Centre)
The Canadian Avalanche Centre has issued warnings for several mountain ranges in B.C.

A high danger rating has been posted for the Sea-to-Sky, North Columbia, the Monashees and Selkirks, the South Columbia, and Kootenay Boundary regions.

So, would you know what to do if you or a friend was caught in an avalanche?

Brad Harrison is Professional member of the Canadian Avalanche Association and is teaching a free course, Avalanche 101, at True Outdoors at 7:30 p.m. PT Wednesday night.

He tells host Shelley Joyce how to prepare and respond to avalanche risk.
 
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