Every season we partner up with Avalanche Canada to offer a free Youth AST 1. Keep an eye on our social media or contact us to be added to the waitlist for this course.
Youth avalanche awareness camp
This one day youth avalanche awareness camp is for kids ages 8 – 12. We will introduce them to the use of transceivers, probes and shovels. As well as talk about avalanche terrain and what we need to do to stay safe in the backcountry.
» Warm clothing for playing in the snow
» Please feed your kids lunch before the camp
Golden & District Search & Rescue Hall
12:00 – 3:00pm
Please read our waiver prior to booking
0-14 days before the start of your camp
If cancelled within 14 days of the camp date you will not receive a refund unless your spot can be filled.
14+ days before the start of your camp
If cancelled 14+ days before the start of your camp you will be charged a $35 processing fee and receive a full refund minus $35.
Please note that if the minimum number of people to run a course is not met the course will be cancelled and you will receive a full refund.
If you are sick & can not make it to your scheduled course you will receive a credit to use at a later date with Stay Wild Backcountry Skills. We will work together with you to find a date that works when you are feeling better.
Please do not show up to a course if you are feeling sick or have been exposed to anyone with Covid 19 in the previous 2 weeks to your course. Our instructors can send home students if they show up ill & we will work together with them to reschedule a date.
Physical distancing will be maintained during courses & camps. If physical distancing can not be maintained (ie gondola) students will be required to wear a face covering (buff / face mask).
Please respect physical distancing and Covid regulations during our courses / camps.
Why book with us?
- Fun Environment
- Avalanche Canada Providers
- Start your kids young
- Safe learning environment