Many winter activities expose people to avalanche danger. This three day training for women helps you develop habits that will keep you and your backcountry partners alive.
- Plan and prepare for travel in avalanche terrain
- Recognize avalanche terrain
- Develop a personal framework for making decisions in avalanche terrain.
- Learn and apply effective companion rescue.
The Alaska Avalanche Information Center in partnership with Backcountry Babes hosts this course.
Curriculum: American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education
Class Length: 3 Days, Classroom and Field
Location and Date:
December 15-17, 2017 Anchorage/Arctic Valley & Girdwood/Turnagain Pass Register Here
February 9-11, 2018 Anchorage/Arctic Valley & Girdwood/Turnagain Pass Register Here
Lead Instructors: Jenna Boisvert