Splitboarding 101: Intro to Backcountry Snowboarding March 5 - 13, 2011 South Central Alaska
Course Highlights: - 9 days, fully-instructed - overnight accommodations and food - intro to winter skills: camping, avy 1 curriculum, technical travel techniques - the newest splitboarding gear from Prior and Spark R&D - course credit (optional for qualifying students)
Cost: $900 Scholarships are available. Contact us for more information.
Stoked for snowboarding in bounds but anxious to get off piste in search of the perfect deep and clean line? Curious about the backcountry and ready to learn the skills so you can get out there with your friends and find it for yourself?
Join Wild Alpine, Prescott College and Alaska Pacific University for Splitboarding 101: An Intro to Backcountry Snowboarding in the stunning setting of Alaska's big mountain backcountry. This course will get you comfortable in variable terrain and set you up with all the backcountry basics including Avalanche I curriculum.