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Crevasses Rescue for Skiers, Snowboarders and Climbers

5 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
(2 customer reviews)


SKU: CRescueSki Category:

Product Description

For the adventurer looking to head out deeper into the wilderness it is paramount that rope rescue skills are practiced and understood while travelling on glaciers. This course is designed to introduce the necessary skills or to review and update your skills if you have previously taken training. The AAA instructors have years of experience travelling in glaciated terrain and in crevasse rescue advanced training and instruction, It is highly recommended to review these rescue skills once a year. Along with the AST 1 course the crevasse rescue course will teach the basics of mountain travel. This is a Bow Valley based course, meeting place TBD; field locations Yam Bluffs, Rundle Rock or Crowfoot Meadows.


Additional Information

Course Dates

May 12th & 13th 2018, June 2nd & 3rd 2018, September 15th & 16th 2018, October 13th & 14th 2018

What's Included

Certified Guide, 
2 days of instruction
Use of all technical gear

Gear List

-1x60cm-120cm sewn sling w/ 2 non locking biners
-2x5m 6 or 7mm prussic cord w/ non locking biners
-1×1.5m 6 or 7mm prussic cord (personal prussik)
-4x locking carabiners, I usually have 2 lighter weight biners and 2 self-locking biners which are larger in size, they can be used for a munter hitch and master biner
-any new mechanical device ie. Micro traction from Petzl
-Skis if the course dates are during the winter


We highly recommend purchasing Trip Cancellation Insurance

2 reviews for Crevasses Rescue for Skiers, Snowboarders and Climbers

  1. 5 out of 5


    Amazing course that adapted to the needs and abilities of our group, great for beginners and anyone wanting to refresh their skills!

  2. 5 out of 5


    Great course! We got enough practice and new information to feel confident in our rope skills to get someone else and ourselves out of a crevasse. Jeff was patient and thorough with the information we needed. I would recommend this course to anyone planning to travel on a glacier!

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