Looking to get into the mountains this winter? This two-day backcountry tour with one night of winter camping will get you started with the basics of gear choice, trip planning, winter camping, movement through mountain terrain in winter, avalanche awareness, map and terrain skills, and more. This course will help you take that first step into the winter backcountry.
The meeting point is typically Mount Washington's Raven Lodge.
Included in the price:
Group technical gear, transceiver, shovel, and probe
Not included in the price:
Transportation, food, clothing, tents, and personal equipment. We do offer catering on some of our trips for an extra $60/person/day. Please check with our office to see if your trip has this option.
- Intro Winter Travel (pdf)
$295.00 / person(at 4:1 ratio)
Absolutely loved the trip. First-class instructor.Marvin Kamenz, Comox, BC
The course was excellent. Full of the kind of information I was looking for. Lots of fun. Ken did a great job. I'm a happy customer!Paul Cooper, Victoria, BC
Sincere thanks to Ken, our instructor, and to Zoë for all the support and correspondence! What an awesome 2-day trip in the mountains. Stunning scenery and learnt heaps! Would definitely recommend IAG to anyone interested in experiencing the adventure of outdoors!Christopher Little, Auckland, New Zealand