NOTE: Access to the Silver King side will be closed to the public from Aug15-Sept 2 due the heavy machinery working. Thank you for your understanding. Applications are now being accepted for 2022/2023 winter season positions. CLICK this banner to apply today!
Avalanche Education - Ymir Peak - Backcountry At Whitewater

Avalanche Education

Must Know Backcountry Info

Whitewater Ski Resort offers a variety of avalanche safety and backcountry courses for skiers/snowboarders with a wide range of experience. Be educated, be prepared.

Bookings will open in August for the 2022-23 Season!

2022-2023 Course Schedule

December

16 - 18

WFA 16 HR & Companion Rescue Skills

19 - 21

AST 1 #1

22

AST 1 Refresher

January

2 - 4

AST 1 #2

13 - 15

AST 1 #3

22

Managing Avalanche Terrain

27 - 29

AST 1 #4

February

3 - 5

AST 1 #5 *Ladies Only*

6 - 8

AST 1 #6

17 - 19

AST 1 #7 *Splitboard Only*

March

5

Managing Avalanche Terrain