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Date Thursday  1/11/2018
Group Boulder
Event Title Backcountry Ski School. Boulder Group
Start Time 12:00 AM
End Time 12:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Cindy Gagnon
Co-Leader James Davis
Member Price $90.00
Non-member Price $90.00
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Education (everyone)


Boulder, Co

For more info Contact

Cindy Gagnon


Lectures: 1/11/18, 1/25/18, 2/8/18 (6-9 pm)

 Field Trips: 1/21/18, 1/28/18, 2/11/18 pr 218/18(subject to change with conditions)

Prerequisite: Avalanche Level 1, Intermediate ski skills with some backcountry experience. 

. The Backcountry Ski School is designed to provide basic back country /peak skiing safety skills for the Colorado backcountry, including survival skills, survival skiing and peak skiing/navigation . The school is open to Intermediate + Telemark/AT/split board skiers who meet the minimum requirements (see below) Curriculum: The School will consist of three field trips and related lectures. These field trips are day trips that may require early start times.

There following are prerequisites for the clinic: 1. Avalanche Level 1 ( NSP or AIARE) See Avalanche Level 1 class options offered in Dec and Jan through the CMC  2. Advanced Beginner/Intermediate backcountry ski abilities (Tele/AT/split board ) 3. BMS, Hiking School, or equivalent Navigation Skills 4. Previous winter backcountry travel experience recommended.  Application Process: Enrollment in this program is on an application basis. Please do not make payment online until your application has been accepted. Note  this is a great pre-Course for Ski Mountaineering School .

PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER UNTIL YOU HAVE YOUR APPLICATION APPROVED.  Applications can be obtained by emailing  . You will be notified of your acceptance and given instructions on how to pay on-line. For more info, contact Cindy at


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.