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Canada's Leading Mountain School
Trip Mountain Travel
Duration 4 days
Ability Intermediate
Prerequisites N/A
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Location Whistler, BC
Fitness Moderate
Trip Cost $575


Mountain Travel Fundamentals Course - Whistler, Canada


An informative, 4-day course teaching the fundamentals of mountain travel. This is an introductory course geared towards people with little or no mountaineering experience.

This course involves:

  • Crampon and mountaineering axe work
  • Climbing on snow and ice
  • Knots and hitches
  • Anchors for snow and ice
  • Self-arresting techniques
  • Glacier travel
  • Navigation skills
  • Trip planning

Let Whistler Alpine Guides gear you up for an adventurous and safe mountaineering pastime.

Private courses are available upon request.