Introduction to Backcountry Travel

When:

Saturday, March 22 2014

Where:

K2 Mountain Education Center

A great extension to our Level 1 or Avalanche Basics classes, this 8-hour course will emphasize smooth transitions from uphill to downhill travel, and give you the opportunity to put your new route selection, safe travel techniques, and backcountry decision making skills to work in the company of our experienced Ski Patrol instructors. Must have skins for your skis or split board (snowshoes are permissible for snowboarders), avalanche transceiver, probe and shovel, and the knowledge to use them. Student to instructor ratio is 5:1, with a minimum of two students.

Cost: $100
Time: 8am-4:30pm

For more information on our Avalanche & First Aid Education courses, you can visit our full course listing HERE or call 206-812-4510 ext. 4178 to speak with our Mountain Education Coordinator.

To register, please call our Sales & Reservations office at 206-812-4510 ext. 4206.