|Event Location:||Hope/Coquihalla Summit|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Jan 17 2020, Tue, Jan 7 2020, Tue, Jan 14 2020, Sat, Jan 18 2020, Sun, Jan 19 2020 7:00 PM (Carpool Departure: N/A *log in for location*)|
|Registration Cut Off:||Fri, Jan 10 2020 6:00:00 PM|
|Event Duration:||3 days|
|Difficulty Rating:||D1: Easy|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$195.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
|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:||24 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
Our popular Intro to Backcountry Skiing(IBS) course is back for 2020. Yes we pack in a lot into the weekend. Expect some challenges and fun in the process. *Important* Please read the course description thoroughly. Selection is through screening not your position on the waitlist.
Friday at 7pm
where we will start the
with a brief classroom session. We will get up
Saturday morning for a full day outside,
will be followed by another class room
Sunday will be another full day outside.
to be back at the cars around sunset. Please leave time for a
celebratory group dinner in Hope before heading
Details and carpool locations will follow so keep an eye on the website.
The cost for the course is $195.00.
*Important* Do not
pay before being accepted after which you will receive
information. Payment is due on acceptance. Cancelation
policy is no refund within 21 days of
|How to Get There:|
We will arrange carpools later
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||550Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||N/A|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
|Carpool Cost:||Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $137.50 (calculated at total Km * $0.25, effective Monday, August 10, 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.|
This training will focus on the basic
and skills necessary for travel on
boards in the backcountry. Topics that
- Registration is not complete until you've signed up and, if required, paid in full to the Alpine Club of Canada Vancouver Section, either through PayPal, or sent to the Event Leader.
- When a minimum group size appears, this is to let you know that the event will be cancelled with refunds to those who have already paid, if the minimum number of registered participants is not met.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
|Cost & Payment:|
|Payment Cut Off:||Payment must be received by the ACC VA on Fri, Jan 10 2020.|
|Make a Payment:||Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!
*Note: Important. Do not pay before being accepted. After acceptance into the course you will receive payment instructions. Important Cancelation policy is no refund within 21 days of start of course.