THE DETAILS…..

WHAT’S ON OFFER….

Students will learn the basics of backcountry camping in a friendly, knowledgeable environment. See spectacular mountain ranges, learn about the wildlife and local flora and fauna as you hike and of course the camping skills to go on your own! The course will include best practices needed to plan a backpacking trip and includes the following:
Basic navigation
Packing for a backcountry camping trip/equipment/best practices
Wildlife protocols

This 2 day course will spend the first morning in the classroom, with the afternoon hiking into the back country and setting up camp. The second day will be more skill learning at camp, followed by a return trip to town later that day and a final debrief.

THE ITINERARY…

DAY ONE – CLASSWORK

DAY ONE – IN THE FIELD

DAY TWO – IN THE FIELD

DAY TWO – BACK TO TOWN

8.00AM TO 12.00PM

REST OF THE DAY

UNTIL 3.00PM

CLASS AND DEBRIEF

EQUIPMENT…

A full list of the required equipment is available¬†Here….

YOUR INSTRUCTOR…

PETER AMANN…ACMG CERTIFIED

Peter has worked as a Mountain Guide in many ranges throughout Western Canada. He routinely works in many of the camps for the Alpine Club of Canada including 25 years in the General Mountaineering Camps. He also works with training the Canadian Military’s Search and Rescue Technicians, worked as the Avalanche Forecaster at Marmot Basin for 18 years and Lead Guide for Robson Helimagic for 6 seasons.

DATES…

THIS COURSE WILL RUN IN SPRING AND SUMMER – DATES TBA

THE COST…

THIS STAND-ALONE COURSE FOR ONE AMAZING PRICE OF (TBA)

HURRY, spaces are limited, so sign up today…