We have designed this as an introductory course to help you learn the skills necessary to be confident in venturing into the backcountry. A stepping stone to get off the resort and explore Colorado’s pristine backcountry.
Duration: 1 Day
Dates: Winter 2018/19 Courses presented by Weston Snowboards
Sat Dec 2
Sat Dec 22
Sun Jan 20
Sun Feb 24
Sun Mar 24
Price: $200/person. 2 person min.
Location: TBD (dependent upon current conditions)
What you’ll learn:
Equipment Introduction and gear overview.
Intro to trip planning and terrain selection
Use of beacons, shovels, and probes
Intro to risk management in the backcountry
Proper and efficient transitions
Use of uphill climbing skins
Track setting and kick turns
Intro to Avalanche Awareness
Not finding a date that fits your schedule? Dates and course can be customized to meet your needs. Please contact us for more information.
Colorado Adventure Guides dba CBST Adventures is an Equal Opportunity Employer, operating as a service partner of the United States Forest Service under a special use permit in the White River National Forest