Team up with your backcountry partners to get the most out of this course
Why Take AIARE Courses with Us
Smaller class sizes
Highest-caliber instructors with supplemental certifications and experience managing avalanche terrain, i.e. Ski Patrol
Curriculum that prioritizes experiential learning by skiing laps on tour days and scouting out powder. No snowshoeing.
Excellent access to terrain and trailheads just 15 minutes from the classroom
Added resource of the local avalanche center
The AIARE Avalanche Rescue Course is a 1-day, scenario-based course. Practicing avalanche rescue skills is a crucial part of being a reliable backcountry ski partner. This course will provide each participant with the opportunity to receive professional coaching on their rescue skills.
- Professional and knowledgeable guide
- Dec. 22nd, 2022
- Jan. 12th, 2023
- Feb. 16th, 2023
- March 17th, 2023
Things to Know
¹Avalanche safety gear and backcountry touring set-ups can be rented for an additional fee
²Max of 12 students and 2 instructors
Students must be able to travel in avalanche terrain and bring appropriate equipment for traveling on snow. The students must be prepared to spend the day outside in the elements.
Our course is certified by the American Institute of Avalanche Research & Education (AIARE) and our guides are trained by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA).
The AIARE Avalanche Rescue Course is intended to be retaken on a regular basis in order to stay current in rescue techniques and gear.
This course is recommended for those with their AIARE Level 1 and/or Level 2 certificate.