Two Day Avalanche Course in Sept

Our first course was so popular we're running a second course this winter - this course will help you improve your backcountry skiing/boarding, travel and avalanche skills.

Two Day Avalanche Awareness course: September 10-11th

Course package includes:

- 1 day off-piste ski/board clinic

- Mountain Safety Council Avalanche Awareness course - 1 day and 1 evening lecture. You will learn about:

MSC Instructor: Irene Henninger - has extensive experience in snow safety and avalanche control work in both USA and NZ. She is currently Assistant Snow Safety Officer at Porters Ski Area.

Participants must provide their own snow shovel, probe and transceiver. These can be hired in Christchurch or Darfield.

Note the evening lecture takes place on the night prior to the two full days of the course.

2015 Price: covers 2 nights DBB accommodation, 2 lift passes, clinic instruction, MSC course fee and tow belt hire.

Standard rate
CHILL pass holder
Broken River Member BR Member with season pass
$540 $400 $395 $310

This course is also available without the 1 day off-piste clinic. Please contact us for more information by emailing

To book your course:

For further enquiries and bookings please email Please let us know if you are a skier, boarder or telemarker.

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