Author Archives: Jeff McKay

COVID-19 Update – All BBSS Structures Closed for Use

In response to the COVID- 19 pandemic, Recreation Sites and Trails BC issued a statement to the public and agreement holders on March 23, 2020. The full statement is included below. In compliance with this statement the BBSS has closed … Read More

Avalanche Canada Backcountry Workshop

Come join Avalanche Canada forecasters, March 24, 7 pm at “The Old Church” to fine tune your decision making skills. When to go? When not to go? What line to take? Terrain considerations and changes in the snowpack and weather … Read More

John Dunn’s Journey North – CANCELLED

Hello all, unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances John Dunn has had to cancel this event. Please let all know who may have been interested in joining him for the evening. More information on his journey can be found at https://www.arcticlight.com/talks/journey-north/journey-north-description.html

Ladies Day at Hankin

Come one, come all… ladies! Back for the second year we are planning to host another Ladies Day Out at Hankin. More details to come as the planning for this event continues, but please reserve Sunday February 9th in your … Read More

Ladies Day at Hankin

Leave the boys behind and come ski to the warming hut with a rad group of women. We’ll ski up to the warming hut exchanging tips on technique gear and routes on the way and enjoy snacks at beverages at … Read More

Avalanche Awareness Days – 2019

Join the BBSS for Avalanche Awareness Days on January 20th at Hudson Bay Mountain Resort. Details are still being worked out, but will likely include beacon practice and a chance to brush up on those skills! BBSS members and non-members … Read More

2018-2019 BBSS Snocial

Winter is coming, come socialize with our ski community, learn from local professionals and dance up a storm!Local ski guides: Sean Fraser and Lucas Holtzman will be making presentations on backcountry safety. This will be followed by a dance party. … Read More