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AST 1 Silver Star
January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 4:00 pm$230
This 2 day inbounds course at Silver Star is the key to getting started in the backcountry. No need to spend thousands on gear before you even know if you will enjoy the long walks for fresh pow. Join us and let us show you how simple the process really is without cutting any corners in preparing you for a safe day out in the mountains.
After completing this training you will have a better understanding about.
-avalanche formation and release
-identify avalanche terrain
-the basics of trip planning
-optimal use of tools and resources like the avalanche forecasts to mitigate your avalanche risk
-use appropriate travel techniques in avalanche terrain
-intro to companion rescue