Tourism Fernie Home Page
  • Elk Valley Snow and Avalanche Workshop
  • Sunday • November 10, 2019
  • In Town

This one-day seminar welcomes avalanche professionals and recreationalists alike to engage in vibrant discussions and learn from fellow avalanche practitioners.

A variety of research topics, case studies of past events and information on the latest snow safety gear will be presented.

As a lead-in for the International Snow Science Workshop (ISSW) to be held in Fernie, October 2020, the EVSAW will share a similar format with 30-minute presentations on a variety of snow and avalanche related topics.

  • Discover what the Avalanche Canada South Rockies Team learned from tricky conditions, avalanche incidents and near misses last season
  • Learn all about the "Fernie Factor" and how to predict your next powder day
  • Master medical care for avalanche survivors
  • Explore new digital tools for navigation


  • Registration details to be announced shortly
  • Limited space available
  • You must purchase a ticket for your registration to be valid
  • Share
  • Contact Information
  • Contact By Email
    security code
  • Fernie Community Centre, Hwy #3, Fernie