Snowmobile AST 1 - Field Day - Golden, BC

From CAD CA$200.00
  • Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Golden
  • Product code: P9QS39

In this AST 1 snowmobile field day you’ll learn how to recognize avalanche terrain and how to self rescue.  An AST 1 field day is a full day in the mountains, so come prepared with your avalanche gear, warm layers, warm balaclava and gloves/mitts for the trail ride in and lunch.    There will be a ZOOM meeting the Thursday before your field day at 8 pm to prep and answer questions.

What you will learn in an AST 1:
  • avalanche formation and release
  • identify avalanche terrain
  • the basics of trip planning
  • optimal use of tools and resources like the avalanche forecasts to mitigate your avalanche risk
  • use appropriate travel techniques in avalanche terrain
  • intro to companion rescue