Every season we partner up with Avalanche Canada to offer a free Youth AST 1 at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort.
Please read the covid policy at Kicking Horse resort before registering.
Ages 12 – 18
Dates: Feb 26th (evening online meetup) / Feb 27th Field day at Kicking Horse Resort.
If safety equipment is a barrier for this course please reach out & we can save some for you!
Follow this link to register.
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