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CO Section - Beginners Snowcraft Course


Beginners Snowcraft Course 

Central Otago Section

Beginner Snowcraft Course covering the basic fundamentals of safe travel in the alpine environment such as use of iceaxe, crampons, route selection, self arresting, basic avalanche avoidance & rescue + snow camping (hopefully).

2 day course will be run Sat/Sun at Remarkables skifield with camping in the alpine on Sat night (subject to weather). There will be a intro/theory evening in the week before the course too which you will need to attend and a short online training module to complete before the course too.

Cost will be $100 and all participants must be a current paid NZAC member with preference given to Central Otago Section members.

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Course Info


Remarkables Skifield


24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019


08:00 - 16:00


NZAC Members $100

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