The Yukon Avalanche Association was formed in 2010. We are a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting avalanche awareness, public education & preparedness for those who recreate in avalanche terrain.
Through a close relationship with Avalanche Canada we advocate for local interests, support a community of backcountry information sharing in the territory, and foster a culture of avalanche awareness.
It is our goal to ensure that everyone recreating in avalanche terrain is informed and prepared for the risks. We aim to assess and fill the needs of local, recreational avalanche safety as they evolve.
Our focus includes:
If you have questions about education, training, events, or need further information, please browse our site or get in touch.
The Yukon Avalanche Association is run by a Board of Directors elected each year at our Annual General Meeting.
Current Board Members as of November 2023:
President: Andrew Bruemmer firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President: Drew Lyness - email@example.com