CTC Avalanche Awareness August 24, 2019

 

 

Christchurch Tramping Club Avalanche Awareness  course

*** This course is only for members of the Christchurch Tramping Club ***

This is a custom  Avalanche Awareness  course delivered at Temple Basin for members of the Christchurch Tramping Club.

 

Course outline

Saturday

Walk up to Temple basin lodge

Avalanche transceiver training

Lunch at lodge

Rescue digging and transceiver practice.

Afternoon theory session.

Dinner

Evening theory session

 

Sunday

Journey using avalanche terrain route selection and saft travale tequineques.

Avalanche rescue scenarios.

Packed lunch (provided)

4:00pm back at carpark.

 

Course Location

The course starts and finishes in Arthurs Pass Village and is delivered at Temple Basin Ski area.

 

Goods Lift

Your extra gear can be sent up to the lodge on the goods lift on the saturday morning.

 

Gear and equipment

We will send a gear list closer via email after booking.

Field Based Course Covers:

  • Avalanche awareness (see our avalanche awareness page of more details)

Food

PLease include on your booking if you have any special dietary requirements in the comments section below.

Friday-

Not included (the wobbly kea pub in Arthurs Pass serve meals between 5-7pm)

Saturday-

Breakfast-  Not included 

Lunch- Included

Dinner- Included

Desert- included

Sunday:

Breakfast- included

Lunch- Included

Notes: 

Snacks are not provided, please bring your own snacks for the course.

Tea, basic coffee, hot chocolate & milk  are avilable for a $2 donation up at the lodge.

Accommodation

Friday:

we recommend staying in Arthurs Pass Village the evening before the course so we can start early on the saturday (not included in course cost).

Saturday: 

Bunk room accommodation at Temple Basin is included. Hot showers, drying room and bar are also avilable.

Note: please bring your own sleeping bag (pillows bed sheets are provided).

*Minimum 4 people needed to run a course

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Course cost

Course Cost: $ NZD

You can choose to make a booking and pay by internet banking, or you can pay online using PayPal (PayPal incurs an additional 3.5% processing fee).

Other Details

Contact us at
+64 3 329 9076

Other Course Dates

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Course Timing

7:00am to 4:00pm