Snowfest a Success

The BLBCA participated at this year’s MEC Snowfest in Vancouver on Nov. 18th. Executive Director, Brad Harrison attended the event and presented a well-attended Avalanche Awareness 101 clinic. The clinic provided an intro on avalanche awareness and safety basics. Attendees learned how to recognize avalanche terrain and avoid hazards, test essential survival equipment used in companion rescue, and received tips Read More

Happy Anniversary Whitecap

Whitecap Alpine is celebrating a diamond anniversary! Below is snippet from their look back on 10 great years: "2005 was the birth of Whitecap. Oh, we had run commercial trips since the lodge was built in 1972, but this was the first season we ran (or attempted) to run back to back trips the entire winter. Read More

Have You Planned Your Trip?

Goliath the mountain goat is ready to welcome guests at Durrand Glacier - Selkirk Mountain Experience! Have you planned your trip to one of our lodges? Read More

Leave No Trace

Backcountry lodges make things a bit easier, but the principles of "Leave No Trace" are always a great reminder on how to keep our wildness pristine for years to come. Read More

Backcountry Wedding

Golden rules for destination weddings and Purcell Mountain Lodge offers year-round elopement packages to intimate private backcountry weekend weddings for up to thirty guests. Read More