$750/person • Pre-Season $700 – Sale ends Oct 31st
Please Contact Matt for available dates and information.
Each workshop consists of three primary focus areas: avalanche safety, riding instruction, and mountain safety and awareness.
AVALANCHE SAFETY - This is NOT an avalanche class. It is an offering of advice and practice based on our own experience and training. Click here for Avalanche Safety Classes.
- Check and Understand Daily Avalanche Forecast & Bulletin
- Overview of Proper Safety Gear and Storage
- Practice Efficient Gear Assembly
- Safe Travel Management
- Evaluate Snow Layers and Stability
- Terrain Recognition
- Measure Slope Angle
- Learn from Visual Observations
- Mock Rescue
RIDING INSTRUCTION/EXPLORATION – Learn from and ride with an experienced professional in his ‘backyard’! We are here to help you safely advance your riding skills on a personal level and ride your sled to its potential. We will help you in the areas that you want to improve. Our instructors specialize in relating to you on a personal level by evaluating your riding and offering hands on instruction. You will be put in specific situations intended to force you to execute proper technique. You will be challenged and gain confidence as you successfully apply the techniques you acquire. By teaching proper technique and building confidence in your abilities and equipment, you will be on track for a bright future of mountain snowmobiling with your MOUNTAIN SKILLZ! You can expect a full day of adventurous mountain snowmobiling as our instructors work with you to safely become a better rider while having fun. Riding instruction will be catered to your personal ability and goals in the specific disciplines of
|Safe Travel Management||Turning Back Uphill|
|Balance||Directional Changes Around Obstacles|
|Throttle Application||Tree Navigation|
|Braking To Enhance Sled Control||Visualizing Where You CAN Go|
|Deep Snow ‘Breaking Trail”||Jumping Safety|
|Establishing Position||Turning Out|
|Wrong Foot Forward||Getting Unstuck|
|Sidehilling||Leading a Group|
|Controlled Descent||Tracking Your Riding Partners|
MOUNTAIN SAFETY AND AWARENESS - Whether this is your first trip to ride in the mountains or you only ride in the mountains, we are going to help you be better prepared for a safe day of riding.
- Check Daily Forecast
- Recent Weather Activity
- Food & Drink
- Safety Equipment & Tools
- Understanding Riding Area Terrain
- Survival Essentials
- Choosing Riding Partners/Group
- Safe Travel Management