There is a world of mountains to explore during the winter. In this course you’ll be introduced to the skills and knowledge needed to play and travel safely in snow. Identifying avalanche terrain, basic decision making, and a knowledge of the risks associated with winter backcountry travel will be covered. We will also learn to perform rescue through fast and efficient transceiver use. This course is designed for the backcountry beginner and should not substitute Level 1 training.
The course fee includes instruction, transportation and avalanche equipment. Fees do not cover ski/snowboard/snowshoe rentals or meals.