Hellroaring Powder Guides currently offers introductory backcountry ski classes as well as Level I and Level II Avalanche courses. If you are new to backcountry skiing or want to increase your knowledge of how to travel the backcountry safely, we can help. Current scheduled offerings are shown below. Please contact us if you are interested in putting together a custom course tailored to your specific needs.
Recreation 1 Avalanche: Dates: December 15th-17th; 6 spots available. Cost $500 all inclusive 2 nights, 3 days.
The Level 1 Course will offer the opportunity for students to be mentored while traveling through avalanche terrain. The primary focus of the course will be safe travel practice and route-finding. Introductory snow analysis will be covered with an emphasis on using observations as key indicators. If you are new to back-country skiing/snowboarding and are interested in private courses for small groups please contact Hellroaring for further details.
Recreation II Avalanche: Dates: January 13th-15th (May Change) Cost: $500
Our Level II course will review Level 1 material and build on already established skills. Course curriculum will introduce snow analysis practices and techniques and develop a skill-set to safely and efficiently observe and analyze a snow pack. Our region usually characterizes a interesting inter mountain climate with incredibly diverse terrain and aspect providing a learning laboratory 2nd to none. For further details please inquire.