Whitewater is now closed for the Season. Thank you to everyone who came out and enjoyed the more than 860cm of snow!!! For more information on our Off-Season Policy please click HERE
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 20 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

NEW COURSE: Companion Rescue Skills combined with 20 Hour Wilderness First Aid.

More details coming soon!