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INTRO TO ROCK

Experience rock climbing in a fun and safe environment. On day one develop your movement skills on rock, belaying, rappelling and simple anchor building. On day two we take it to the next level with the building of complex...

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COMOX GLACIER HIKE

For many who have gazed up from sea level to the Comox Glacier the lure of standing on top of it is irresistible. Join our guides on a three day hike to the summit of the glacier. The views looking down from the top back to...

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LEARN TO LEAD

When you have done enough top roped climbing that you feel ready to start lead climbing there is no better way to get into leading safely than to learn correct techniques from the start. Our two day learn to lead course covers...

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WILDERNESS NAVIGATION ONE

Our Wilderness Navigation one is single day introduction to wilderness navigation, using topographic maps and the compass. You'll learn to plan safe and efficient wilderness routes by using topographical maps, as well as other...

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    Mountain Skills Fly-in

    This course is identical to our Complete Mountaineering Skills Course, but with a helicopter to whisk...

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    Sep 5 - 7, 2014
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    AST1 Mt. Washington

    The Avalanche Skills Training One is an introductory avalanche course designed for individuals with...

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    Dec 6 - 7, 2014
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    Mount Arrowsmith Day Hike

    Join us on a non technical day hike to the spectacular summit of Mount Arrowsmith. The going is steep...

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    Sep 8, 2014 (day trip)
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Great learning opportunity for anyone wanting to take their backcountry travel/avalanche terrain knowledge to the next level. Thank you Jan and Island Alpine Guides.
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Community Partnerships

06-11-2014
This spring we are super excited to be announcing new partnerships with organizations and individuals in our community. Read on to learn about the latest of these: Island Alpine Guides and North Island College   Recently completed, our new partnership with North Island College has IAG courses being recognized for credit in the NIC Adventure Guiding Certificate program. This...

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