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Intro to Ski Touring and Splitboarding Course (January Edition)
January 11 @ 6:00 am - 8:30 pm$100
Curious about ski touring or split boarding?
Want to find out what all the hype is about?
Our 1.5 day Intro to Ski Touring and Splitboarding course will introduce you to the sport, avalanche awareness, companion rescue and travel in the backcountry. Participants are expected to attend for the full duration of the classroom session (January 9, 6-9pm) and the field day (January 11, 6am – 8pm).
*****Apply here: https://forms.gle/4AT2nxCqeY1563Zq7 (you MUST apply with this link)*****
We will review applications periodically over the holidays
Max 12 participants. Preference will be given to ACC Squamish members, and especially those members who have participated in and/or organized club events.
$40 for ACC Squamish members
$60 for ACC members of other sections
$100 for non-ACC members
– You must be able to ski or snowboard blue runs at the resort in all conditions
– You must be able to travel uphill with a large day pack for 2-3 hours with minimal breaks
– Saying you are going on Facebook does NOT register you for the course. Please apply using this link: https://forms.gle/4AT2nxCqeY1563Zq7
– If you will be renting ski touring, split boarding or avalanche safety gear, please make your reservation now.
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