This course is specifically designed for youth new to the backcountry. Heavy on practical, usable skills and local information, this is a great place for students to start building their avalanche skills.
Recommended age range for this course is 13-17 years old.
Ski Areas make ideal settings for young backcountry users, allowing BC 101 participants to maximize field and practice time. Students will finish the course with understanding of:
Recognition of red flags for avalanche hazard
Safe travel techniques
Self-help and backcountry rescue
Interaction with local avalanche professionals & online resources
** Tuition does not include Lift Ticket **
No dates are currently scheduled. Please contact us if you are interested in this course.