Course Detail

Course Type and Name

AIARE 1 - Decision Making in Avalanche Terrain

CT1 Rocky Mountain National Park 12/2/2019


The Mountain Guides

(970) 283-7594 (Main)

Course location

Rocky Mountain National Park, CO


Begin: 12/02/2019; End: 12/04/2019



Course Details

Our AIARE Level 1 Courses are designed for people looking to build a foundation for safe Backcountry travel. This comprehensive 3-day course focuses on hazard evaluation, decision-making and companion rescue in avalanche terrain. One full field day is devoted to slope evaluation, route finding, and risk management. These courses include proper instruction for basic safety and protocols for safe backcountry travel. Over the 3-days you will learn the skills and tools needed to navigate the winter mountains and evaluate the snowpack when traveling through avalanche terrain.