3-DAY CAMP: Join senior NOLS instructor Tony Jewel for this three-day Level I Avalanche Curriculum established by the American Avalanche Association. Camp is limited to eight participants and is open to both skiers and riders.
Core curriculum includes:
Avalanche Basics and Characteristics
Recognizing Avalanche Terrain
Identifying Avalanche Problems
Snowpack and Weather
Planning, Communication and Decision-making
Making Relevant Observations
Terrain and Travel
Basic Avalanche Companion Rescue
Tony Jewel holds a Level 3 Avalanche Certification and has completed Level 1 and Level 2 Instructor Training Courses with the American Institute for Avalanche Education and Research (AIARE). Tony is a professional member of the American Avalanche Association (AAA) – a highly esteemed designation for avalanche professionals showing significant experience.
Dates: January 5 – 7
Rate: $545 per person plus tax and 3% Forest Services user fee