CTC Avalanche Awareness August 23, 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 for members of the Christchurch Tramping Club.
Avalanche transceiver training
Rescue digging and transceiver practice.
Afternoon theory session.
Evening theory session
Journey using avalanche terrain route selection and safe travel techniques.
Avalanche rescue scenarios.
Packed lunch (provided)
4:00pm back at the carpark.
Day trips from CTC club hut in Arthurs Pass – Craigieburn, Otera valley, temple basin depending on weather and snow cover.
Gear and equipment
We will send a gear list closer via email after booking. Avalanche gear rental is not included in the course cost.
- Avalanche awareness (see our avalanche awareness page of more details)
Not included - This is a self-catered course
CTC club hut Friday and Saturday night. CTC hut fees are not included in the course cost.