Avalanche Level I

Boulder Mountaineering School, CMC Boulder Group

Level I course objectives:

The course consists of two evening lecture sessions and two all day field trip for a total of 24 hours of training. If you have any questions about this course please contact the clinic.

Student Equipment:  Field trip will be in a winter avalanche environment of intermediate backcountry terrain. All students will need to be prepared for standing around all day and staying warm. In addition, each student will need a beacon, shovel, snow shoes or skis/snowboard with skins. A few beacons will be available to use for the class.

Required Text:  SnowSense: A guide to evaluating snow avalanche hazard, Jill Fredston and Doug Fesler.(Text & course handouts included in course fee)

Course offered

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