Avalanche Rescue Course – AIARE
This accredited American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE) AIAREAvalanche Rescue course (companion rescue) provides an introduction into essential decision-making skills for avalanche hazard management. For any outdoor enthusiast, traveling safely in a winter environment is paramount. All courses fill up, so register early!
- Location: In Rocky Mountain National Park. This will be determined the week of the course, based on current snow conditions.
- 8 hours of field practice
- Avalanche survivability
- Rescue methods and proper use of safety devices
- Avalanche rescue procedures and best practices
- Single and multiple burial scenarios
- Personal burial and avalanche burial common mistakes
- Prerequisite(s): none.
Free $25 Credit: Refer a friend who also registers for the same course and receive one $25 credit. Due to high demand, any changes after registration will incur a $50 change fee. **There are no refunds or make-ups for missed days.**
Dec. 17, 2022 (Saturday), Jan. 7, 2023 (Saturday), Feb. 11, 2023 (Saturday)
Avalanche Rescue Course:
1 day – 8 hours (7 am – 3 pm)
- December 17 (Saturday), 2022
- January 7 (Saturday), 2023
- February 11 (Saturday), 2023
Rate: $245 per participant. Due to high demand, any changes after registration will incur a $50 change fee. **There are no refunds or make-ups for missed days.** Location: In Rocky Mountain National Park or Roosevelt National Forest. This will be determined the week of the course, based on current snow conditions.
The course operates with a minimum of six participants and a maximum of 14. A gear list will be sent upon confirmation of course registration, and we’re happy to help arrange for personal gear if you do not have it.
Included in our rates: All instruction and AIARE rescue course materials, AIARE Certified Course Leader and Instructors, and AIARE certificate of completion. All course materials will be provided.
*Not included in our rates: Transportation, meals, or personal gear. A gear list will be sent upon confirmation of your course registration. We are happy to help arrange for personal gear if you do not have it.