New Years AST 2 in the Kootneys Dec 27 2020 – Jan 3 2021
You will experience 6 days of guided, catered ski touring as well as the option to obtain or refresh your avalanche skills with the CAA AST2 course. Classroom curriculum will be covered in the mornings and evenings so you can spend more time on the snow, skiing and analyzing the terrain.
Prerequisites: Strong intermediate skier in good physical condition.
PeakSTRATAGEMs AST 2 Trip Pricing includes: 7 nights accommodation at Kokanne Lodge, 6 guided days with ACMG guides, 7 breakfasts, 7 Lunches and 5 Dinner (No dinner on arrival day, one night we will eat out in Nelson) .
Dates Available: December 29 2019 – January 05 2020.
AST1, moderate fitness and strong intermediate ski ability
Prerequisites are meant as a guideline. Please Contact us if you have any concerns over the prerequisites.
Day 1: Arrive at Kokanee Lodge. Companion Rescue training and drills.
Day 2-7: Review of forecasts and planning meetings over breakfast. Interactive ski day at a variety of local backcountry settings from Kootney Pass to Whitewater ski resort– we learn while we ski, discussing terrain choices, snowpack and gathering data as required. Expect a full day of skiing. Evening meeting, classroom sessions and social.
Day 8 : Breakfast & Farewells
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