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.
Alyeska Resort and Arctic Valley Ski Area 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:
Workshop Duration: 9:00-5:00pm on day of course
Tuition Includes: Instruction & handouts
Tuition Does Not Include: Day ski pass, round trip transportation to and from the class-site, food
during the field day, rental equipment.
Download your student packet HERE
Meet inside the lodge prior to course.