Ski Touring & Snow Safety Course—Beginner

Brought to you by Wy’east Wolfpack and Kaf Adventures

Guide provided by the Northwest School of Survival

Come learn how to do something awesome, that will bring much joy into your life :)

Seriously, ski touring and traveling efficiently—and safely!—in the mountains in winter is a truly wonderful thing and a great way to stay active, fit, and feeling good. Also, it’s a great thing to do with friends…and here in Portland we have a pretty great local resource for it, the great Wy’east (Mt. Hood). Join us and the experienced guides at Northwest School of Survival for this custom-tailored course!



Course provides expert instruction (5:1 participant to guide ratio) covering the basics of ski touring and snow safety (avalanche awareness, terrain selection, etc.) over three Saturday half-day+ sessions held on three separate weekends in winter:

Jan 26, Feb 16, and March 9.

- up to 10 participants

- 8 am to 1 pm

- Meeting location on Mt. Hood TBA

- Gear rental discounts at Mountain Shop for all participants (all season long!)

Price $325

Other perks:

- Complimentary Wy’east Wolfpack weekly outdoor bootcamps in PDX (Monday PM & Thursday AM) for the duration of class

- Discounts on Trail Butter and other amazing local products (more info coming soon!)

- and more!