Avalanche Awareness Course

This 1-3 hour course gives aspiring backcountry travelers an introduction to avalanches and avalanche avoidance. Learn about causes and risks of avalanches, how to recognize avalanche terrain and where you can find the gear, resources and training to responsibly enjoy winter recreation.

We Will Cover 

  • The nature of avalanche accidents

  • Gear

  • Information sources

  • Trip plan demo

  • Terrain

  • Techniques to minimize risk

  • Where to go from here


  • No pre-requisites


  • No set dates. Awareness courses are custom. Please contact Joe, Nick or Elliot to set up a course. 

Cost: $200


  • 1-3 hours of professional instruction.

  • Unlimited attendees.

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