Women’s Avalanche 1


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

Cost: $395

AIARE_LogoBlue_stroke_newaaa_logo_instructorLead Instructors: Jenna Boisvert

Student Equipment List

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Posted in AAIC Course Descriptions.

Sarah Carter