Risk Mitigation

FWA’s COVID Risk Mitigation Plan & Policy

Here at FWA we take the responsibility of the safety of our guests and staff very seriously. To keep everyone as safe as possible we are implementing some changes to our policies and company procedures. We will be following all the BC Health Authority and WSBC regulations regarding COVID 19 safety to mitigate the risk. These procedures will be updated as needed.

PLEASE NOTE: Following the advice provided by the Provincial Government Health Authorities FWA has decided to require proof of full COVID-19 Immunization Record from all guests and staff.


Proof of Vaccination:

  • All guests and staff will be required to show their Provincially issues proof of COVID-19 Immunization Record QR code and Government issued personal identification with photo that matches your COVID-19 Immunization Records
  • International guests will be required to show verification that they used to enter the country and passport
  • If a guest is unable to provide the above information on their ski day they will not be permitted to ski and will not received a refund
  • Exemptions will be considered, however requests must be submitted at least four (4) weeks prior to your ski day. Exemptions will only be approved if FWA believes we can ensure the safety of our other guests and staff.


At the Lodge:

  • A pre-screening COVID questionnaire will be required for all guests
  • Personal information for contact tracing will be collected
  • Masks will be required inside the lodge unless seated for a meal
  • Occupation numbers will be limited inside to provide extra space for guests
  • Transceivers, guest packs and radios will be sanitized daily
  • Snow cats will be sanitized daily
  • Enhanced cleaning procedures for washrooms and high touch surfaces
  • Staff daily health check

On the Mountain:

  • Masks will be required in the snow cat at all times
  • Mountain and avalanche safety talks will be completed outside of the snow cat
  • Eating and drinking will be done outside of the snow cat
  • Lunches will be divided into individual bags
  • Hand sanitizer will be available in the snow cat

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