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INTRO TO ROCK

Experience rock climbing in a fun and safe environment. On day one, develop your rock movement skills and learn how to belay, rappel, and build simple anchors. On day two, we take it to the next level by building anchors using...

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$400.00
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MOUNTAIN SKILLS FLY-IN

This is a complete mountain skills course with a helicopter to whisk you straight into the alpine classroom, making it possible to cover a lot of material in just three days. Learn all the basics of mountaineering, from...

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$995.00
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ALPINE ROCK SKILLS

We've had many requests for an alpine rock climbing skills course, so here it is! Travelling in the island alps, or any mountain range for that matter, inevitably involves managing rock climbing terrain in the fourth- and...

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$470.00
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COMBINED ALPINE SKILLS COURSE

This four day course is the full meal combo that includes curriculum from both our Alpine Skills course and our Alpine Rock Skills course. Curriculum covered includes snow climbing, snow anchors, glacier travel and crevasse...

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$740.00
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Upcoming Trips and Courses

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    ROCK REFRESHER

    This one-day course is perfect for those who have some rock climbing experience and would like to...

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    Sep 5, 2020 (day trip)
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    MOUNTAIN SKILLS FLY-IN

    This is a complete mountain skills course with a helicopter to whisk you straight into the alpine...

    1 SPOT LEFT
    Sep 12 - 14, 2020
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    WILDERNESS SURVIVAL

    This course is designed to prepare you for spending a night out in the wilderness with minimal...

    6 SPOTS LEFT
    Sep 19 - 20, 2020
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Testimonials

Our guide was amazing. He gladly adapted our days to make it enjoyable for everyone. He used his extended experience with ropes to lower us in very steep sections. We all felt very safe under his supervision.
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Michel Pinault, Victoria, BC

IAG Covid Best Practices

05-30-2020
We are really excited to be up and running having started operating again in early June. So far your response to our re-opening has been very positive. Indeed we've been very busy! It seems that islanders are keen to get out into their mountains in small groups with us. With Covid we do have a new risk to manage, and we take this responsibility to our customers, our staff and our communities...

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