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This two-day course with one night of wilderness camping will get you set up with basic survival skills. Curriculum can include gear choice, trip planning, movement through rugged terrain, map and terrain skills, fire lighting, improvised shelters, foraging, and more.

All Island Alpine Guides courses and trips take place in an outdoor, wilderness environment. This means that as a participant you will be encountering various risks, dangers and hazards, some of which include avalanches, cornices, crevasses, cliffs, trees, creeks, rockfall, difficult travel conditions, weather, illness, equipment failure, wild animals, becoming lost as well as the possibility of mistakes being made by IAG guides and instructors. To participate in these activities you will be required to read and agree to our waiver as part of the registration process. You will also be required to sign the waiver at the start of the course or trip. In doing so you will waive or give up certain legal rights including the right to sue or to claim compensation following an accident.

Included in the price:

  • 2 days with an ACMG guide
  • Group technical gear

Not included in the price:

  • Food
  • Transport to and from meeting point
  • Clothing
  • Personal equipment


  • Tent rental $20.00

  • Backpack rental $20.00

  • Sleeping mat rental $20.00

  • Jun 22 - 23, 20196 spots available.$370.00 Book Trip
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(at 4:1 ratio) Next Trip: Jun 22 - 23, 2019