Instructor Signup: Ski Touring and Glacier Travel Skills, second weekend - Sat, Feb 23 2019, Sun, Feb 24 2019

PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.

The Basics:
Event Type:Training
Event Location:Whistler backcountry
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 23 2019, Sun, Feb 24 2019  6:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: N/A   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Feb 20 2019 11:55:00 AM
Event Duration:2 days
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Martin Siegert
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Number Registered So Far: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)


Signup if you want to help with teaching the "Ski Touring and Glacier Travel" course.

The training will take place in the Whistler backcountry, camping overnight.
Details and carpool locations will follow so keep an eye on the website.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):230Km
Carpool Departure Time: N/A
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $57.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Friday, September 18, 2020). This is based on the current provincial government rate for private vehicle use.  Please pay your share of the cost to the carpool driver.


Instructor Signup Only!

The purpose of this training is to prepare ACC members with intermediate skiing and mountaineering experience, as well as aspiring winter event coordinators, with the knowledge, skills and confidence to participate, assist, or lead backcountry ski trips. And all of this safely and enjoyably.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!