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Avalanche Education

AIARE 1 & 2 – SOLD OUT

Dates: January 13-15, 2017 and February 18-20, 2017 SOLD OUT Skier or Rider Level: 6-9 (strong intermediate to expert) Price: $425 Each year more skiers are venturing into the backcountry lured by the opening up of resort boundary lines and the promise of pristine powder fields and underpopulated terrain.  However, with more access the risk has never been greater, and the need to know basic safety protocols, rescue techniques, avalanche hazard awareness and management are essential to survival and having a great…

AIARE Avalanche Safety Education – Level 2

Dates: Feb 23-26, 2017 Skier or Rider levels: Strong intermediate to advanced Price: $595        The level 2 course is a 4-day program that provides backcountry leaders the opportunity to advance their avalanche knowledge and decision making skills. This is an advanced avalanche safety course. The focus is on analyzing snow stability and avalanche hazard. This course also includes the introductory and prerequisite components for the professional progression: the level 3 certificate. The Level 2 builds from the introductory…