Avalanche Terrain Maps - Yoho National Park

Mountain safety

Mount Dennis

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Aerial Relief Map of Mount Dennis, Yoho National Park showing significant avalanche terrain.  All ice climbs on Mt. Dennis follow avalanche paths. Avalanches slide over these climbs regularly. Warm and rainy days are especially bad. Are you prepared?
Mount Dennis, Yoho National Park
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  • Does your group have the skills, knowledge and training to travel in avalanche terrain?
  • Are you carrying transceivers, shovels and probes?
  • Can you self-rescue? Do you have a plan?
  • Do you know the emergency number?
  • Have you checked the current avalanche forecast and weather forecast ?
  • Have you checked out with someone?
  • Do you have any other route options?

Phone Numbers

Emergency Phone: 911

Satellite Phone: 403-762-4506

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