Crevasse Rescue

Learn how to get your friend out of a crevasse

Learn the skills necessary to navigate glaciers and rescue a friend from a crevasse. 

Crevasse Rescue is a 2 day course that will teach you the technical rope skills necessary to safely rescue someone.

Day 1 will be spent learning the rope skills with hands on experience learning the different systems. 

Day 2 will be flexible, it could be spent spent in the mountains talking about how to navigate on the glaciers, when to use a rope, and how to travel efficiently or we can continue with rope skills. 

Backcountry ski skills and equipment are necessary for this course. 

Crevasse Rescue Plus adds an extra day to sharpen rope skills.

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The Crevasse Rescue and Glacier travel course is designed to teach you the basics. It will be a 2 day intensive course focussing on Hands on Learning. You will learn the most up to date techniques used by ACMG Guides. You will learn a variety of skills including: How to tie into a rope for Glacier Travel , How to arrest a fall, and How to pull someone out of a Crevasse.

Location

Revelstoke

Duration

2 days

Course Cost

$325/person + 5% GST

Ability Level

Jeff Mitchell

Born and raised in New Brunswick, he found the mountains and never looked back. Hard work and a passion for digging deep when it mattered most brought him to where he is today:

Living in the heart of British Columbia’s interior mountains, sharing his love of the mountains with all those lucky enough to ski and climb with him. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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