E:K Back Country Awareness Clinic

Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 08:00 - 17:00 Back to Calendar »


Our Backcountry Awareness Course is a great introduction to avalanche awareness and will create a solid foundation upon which to build skills in the AIARE Level 1 Course. Learn the basic skills needed to venture safely inside resort boundaries or into basic lift accessed backcountry terrain in this four hour course. Course covers avalanche awareness and avoidance, equipment usage, snow observations and safe terrain travel techniques. Clinics are led by Expedition Guides and are limited to 8-10 participants. Strong intermediate through upper skill level needed.

Clinics start promptly at 10am with 1 hour of classroom time and 2 hours of field time. Advance reservations are highly recommended, clinics fill up fast and have a maximum of 12 participants.

Course Cost: $65

Course Dates:  

  • December 29th
  • January 12th & 26th 
  • February 9th & 23rd 
  • March 2nd & 23rd 
  • April 13th

Contact Expedition:Kirkwood to book your AIARE Level 1 Course today. If the above dates don't fit your needs, please contact us about setting up your own custom AIARE Level 1 Course.