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University of Calgary hosts avalanche safety course

Backcountry enthusiasts learned some valuable information on how to stay safe over the weekend.

All-day course covers everything from proper gear to testing snow conditions

Avalanche safety

Calgary

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Backcountry enthusiasts learn about avalanche safety and what to do if they are caught in a slide. 1:25

Backcountry enthusiasts learned some valuable information on how to stay safe over the weekend.  

The Canadian Avalanche Centre hosted a workshop at the University of Calgary to teach people about avalanche safety.   

The all-day course covers everything from proper gear to testing snow conditions.  

CBC’s Bryan Labby has more on the story in the above video.

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