This one-day course is a chance to cover a whole bunch of snow climbing fundamentals in a short timeframe, including everything from strategic route selection, step-making, and ice axe use, all the way to end roping, short roping and snow anchors. It is typically held at Mount Washington Alpine Resort.
Included in the price:
Use of harness, helmet, ice axe, ropes, group technical gear.
Not included in the price:
Personal clothing and equipment, transport, meals.
- Snow Skills (pdf)
$140.00 / person(at 6:1 ratio)
Ken, the guide, was fantastic. He was funny, easy to get along with, and made the whole day both fun and really informative. I'd be happy to recommend Island Alpine Guides to anyone.Trevor Peddle, Victoria, BC
I really enjoyed the Snow Skills course. Ken was great, very knowledgeable and funny. I would definitely recommend the course to any friends interested in boosting their adventure skills.Hayley Johnson, Victoria, BC