Spots available: ski mountaineering leadership with Jeff Bullock - Friday, Mar 29, 2024

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up.
The Basics:
Event Type: Skiing 
Event Location: Lake Louise area (objectives could include Cathedral, Hector, White Pyramid or some couloirs) 
Event Starts:   Friday, Mar 29, 2024 08:00 AM  
Event Ends:   Sunday, Mar 31, 2024 05:00 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Monday, Mar 25, 2024 12:17 PM  
Difficulty Rating:   D3 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Elisabeth Dupuis

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 5
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   0 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


This is a course offered by the Rocky Mountain section. Please contact if you have questions 

it will cover terrain selection and management, companion and rope rescue, navigation and route finding, efficient uptrack setting, and group management. Participants will have lots if opportunities for leading. After signing the waivers on the first day experience and objectives will be discussed. This will be followed by a companion rescue exercise. There will be two evenings of debrief and planning.

Required Items to Bring:

Course prerequisites: ast1 within the last three years, 15 days of touring this season and intermediate to advanced downhill skiing ability 

The guide will provide a list of items to bring 

How to Get There:
Event Directions:  




The course fee is 700$ and does not include accommodation for two nights. Participants will need to make their own reservations.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!

*Cancellation Policy*: If a participant is unable to attend a paid course or trip, there will be no refund unless the participant finds a suitable replacement that is acceptable to the trip coordinator. Acceptable waiting list candidates will have priority. It will then be the participant's responsibility to recover funds from the replacement. If the coordinator cancels an event, participants get a refund (less any non-recoverable costs). Note that ACC National does not refund hut fees due to weather, delay, closures, or any other reasons. The Calgary Section of the ACC is a not for profit club and we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Monday, March 25, 2024 at 12:17 PM.