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Avalanche Rescue Course

  • Classroom: Glen Alps 13101 Glen Alps Road Anchorage, AK, 99516 United States (map)

Tuition: $95                                REGISTER

RESCUE: Any individual who travels in snowy mountainous terrain. This one-day course (8 hours of instruction, combination classroom and field) focuses exclusively on how to be prepared and respond to an avalanche incident. Gain hands-on experience with techniques of companion rescue. Most avalanches that carry and/or bury a person are triggered by that person or someone in their party; an immediate response by member(s) of the group involved is the best chance for survival. Avalanche Rescue is one of two foundational courses in the A3’s recommended progression. Be ready to save a life; always travel with someone you trust to save yours.

Earlier Event: January 25
Level 1 Avalanche Course, Turnagain Pass
Later Event: February 1
Level 1 Avalanche Course, Hatcher Pass