Instructor: Anna Scheirlinck

Description: This course will introduce you to backcountry ski touring: track setting, skinning, transitions, choosing good lines, snowpack & avalanche assessment and small party rescue.

Pre-requisites: Basic snow craft course or relevant mountaineering skills. Must be a good skier/rider, capable of skiing in all off-piste conditions, comfortable skiing with a back pack on. You must have all of your own ski touring equipment.

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Venue: Temple Basin/Cragieburns area.

Accommodation: Two  nights accommodation at Kennedy Lodge, Arthurs Pass. BYO Food, full kitchen facilities available.

Date: 26th – 27th August, Meet at 7.30pm on Friday at Kennedys Lodge. Finish by 4.30pm on the Sunday.

Course full? Sign up to the Waiting List and you will be notified if there are drop outs.

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