Guest Speakers


Justin Boehm

The Canadian Mechanized Backcountry Guides Association

Justin Boehm is the Operations Manager, Lead Guide, and Avalanche Education Instructor at Elk Valley Snow Shepherds. He’s also the President of the Fernie Snowmobile Association and a Guide Instructor for the Canadian Motorized Backcountry Guide Association. With a background in high alpine construction and a slate of impressive certifications, including CMBGA Level 3 Lead Guide, Canadian Avalanche Operations Level 2, and Mine Rescue Technician, Justin is a seasoned expert in snowmobiling and outdoor recreation safety. He’s dedicated to making big mountain powder sledding accessible to all, offering mentorship programs and sharing his passion for the mountains with a diverse community of adventurers.