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== Weather ==
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*[http://www.mountain-forecast.com/ Mountain Forecast]
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*[http://www.theweathernetwork.com/ The Weather Network]
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*[http://www.weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca/canada_e.html Environment Canada]
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*[http://www.climate.weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca/climateData/canada_e.html Climate Archives for Canada] (see past weather conditions up to the previous day)
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*[http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/rfc/river_forecast/pilldat.htm BC River forecast centre snow pillow and rain gauge data]
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*[http://www.whistlerblackcomb.com/weather/forecast/index.htm Whistler Alpine Forecast]
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*[http://weather.eos.ubc.ca/wxfcst/ UBC weather model] see also this [[Media:ubc_eos_weatherlocs.kml | KML file with ubc eos locations]] or use [http://maps.google.ca/maps?q=http://www.ubc-voc.com/mediawiki/images/e/e3/Ubc_eos_weatherlocs.kml google maps to read it directly].
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== Roads ==
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*[http://www.for.gov.bc.ca/dsq/Engineering/RoadInformation.htm Forestry road conditions]
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*[http://www.drivebc.ca/ Provincial highways]
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*[http://images.drivebc.ca/bchighwaycam Webcams on BC highways]
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==Important Organizations==
 
==Important Organizations==
 
*[http://www.mountainclubs.bc.ca Federation of Mountain Clubs of BC]
 
*[http://www.mountainclubs.bc.ca Federation of Mountain Clubs of BC]
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==Clubs==
 
==Clubs==
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*[http://www.accvancouver.ca/ Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section]
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*[http://accwhistler.ca/ Alpine Club of Canada, Whistler Section]
  
*[http://www.aebc.com/acc/ Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section]
 
*[http://mywebpage.netscape.com/accwhistler/default.html Alpine Club of Canada, Whistler Section]
 
 
*[http://www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/ Alpine Club of Canada National website]
 
*[http://www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/ Alpine Club of Canada National website]
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*[http://bcmc.ca British Columbia Mountaineering Club]
 
*[http://bcmc.ca British Columbia Mountaineering Club]
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*[http://www.hikechilliwack.com/ Chilliwack BC Hiking Club]
 
*[http://www.kootenaymountaineering.bc.ca/ Kootenay Mountaineering Club]
 
*[http://www.kootenaymountaineering.bc.ca/ Kootenay Mountaineering Club]
*[http://ubc-voc.com Varisty Outdoor Club]
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*[http://www.vancouveroutdoorclub.com/ Vancouver Regional Outdoor Club]
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*[http://ubc-voc.com Varsity Outdoor Club]
  
 
==Outdoor Activity Websites==
 
==Outdoor Activity Websites==
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==Avalanche Resources==
 
==Avalanche Resources==
 
*[http://www.avalanche.ca Canadian Avalanche Association]
 
*[http://www.avalanche.ca Canadian Avalanche Association]
*[http://avalanche.ca/default.aspx?DN=5,4,3,Documents Avalanche Bulletins and Forestcasts] for Western Canada
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*[http://www.avalanche.ca/default.aspx?DN=5,4,558,3,Documents Avalanche Bulletins and Forestcasts] for Western Canada
 
*[http://www.nwac.us/ US Northwest Avalanche Centre]
 
*[http://www.nwac.us/ US Northwest Avalanche Centre]
 
*[http://www.nwac.us/products/SABSEA US Northwest Avalanche Forecast]
 
*[http://www.nwac.us/products/SABSEA US Northwest Avalanche Forecast]
 
*[http://www.mec.ca/Main/content_text.jsp?FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=1408474395991393&FOLDER%3C%3EbrowsePath=1408474395991393 MEC avalanche awareness series]
 
*[http://www.mec.ca/Main/content_text.jsp?FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=1408474395991393&FOLDER%3C%3EbrowsePath=1408474395991393 MEC avalanche awareness series]
*[http://access.jibc.bc.ca/avalancheFirstResponse/index.htm Avalanche first response online trainning]
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*[http://access.jibc.bc.ca/avalancheFirstResponse/index.htm Avalanche first response online training]
 
*[http://www.glissemedia.com/aviglossary/ Avalanche Glossary] with lots of detail, from Utah
 
*[http://www.glissemedia.com/aviglossary/ Avalanche Glossary] with lots of detail, from Utah
  
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*[http://www.valhalla-pure.com Valhalla Pure]
 
*[http://www.valhalla-pure.com Valhalla Pure]
 
*[http://www.ajbrooks.com AJ Brooks]
 
*[http://www.ajbrooks.com AJ Brooks]
* Second hand shops??
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*[http://www.taigaworks.ca Taiga]
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*[http://www.sportsjunkies.com Sports Junkies] carry used hiking, camping and skiing equipment
  
 
==Some Local Manufacturers==
 
==Some Local Manufacturers==
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*[http://www.genuineguidegear.com G3]
 
*[http://www.genuineguidegear.com G3]
 
*[http://www.intuitionsports.com/ Intuition Sports]
 
*[http://www.intuitionsports.com/ Intuition Sports]
*[http://www.taigadirect.ca Taiga]
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*[http://www.taigaworks.ca Taiga]
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==Free Money==
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{{main|Outdoor Grants}}
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*[http://www.mec.ca/Main/content_text.jsp?FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=2534374302883031&bmUID=1239066735426 MEC expedition support]  Due dates - February 1 - May 1 - October 1 (last checked Apr.2009)
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*[http://www.johnlauchlanaward.com/ John Lauchlan Award (Expedition Support)] Due - September 30
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*[http://www.mec.ca/Main/content_text.jsp?folder_id=2534374302883358&bmUID=1239068107707 MEC Access grants (trails etc.)] September 10th March 10th (last checked Apr. 2009)
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*[http://www.mec.ca/Main/content_text.jsp?FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=1408474396038943&FOLDER%3C%3EbrowsePath=1408474396038943&bmUID=1239067438726 MEC grants main page (there's lots!)]
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*[http://www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/grants/higgins.html Jen Higgins Fund] January 31st (last checked Apr. 2009)
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*[http://www.thebigwild.org/ The Big Wild] I think it's possible to get money here, but I'm not sure how
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Weather

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Outdoor Activity Websites

Avalanche Resources

Some Local Retailers

Some Local Manufacturers

Free Money

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