Glacier Travel Course

This two day course is held at the Columbia Icefields where we can easily access snow slopes and glaciated terrain to practice our mountaineering skills.

 

Roping up for the glacier

Crevasse Rescue

On day one we will practice crevasse rescue skills. This includes how to rope up for the glacier and different options for team crevasse rescue.

 

On the North Glacier of Mt Athabasca

Traveling across the glacier

On day 2 we will head to a glacier and learn about where crevasses form, how to avoid them, and how to use the rope to safeguard ourselves.


Dates, location and pricing

Dates: June 14-15, 2018

Location: Columbia Icefields

Price: C$265 plus 5% Tax

BOOKING

This course is run through the Town of Banff. Please contact them to book:

Telephone: 403.762.1251 or 403.762.1235

Or drop by Banff Town Hall at 110 Bear Street.

Please quote this course code when booking: AC-OU-GL-01