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AST 2 - Block 2 · Sat. Feb. 4th, 2023 - Sun. Feb. 12th, 2023

Warning: This is an old trip - it already happened

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Organized by: Sophia Collins.

Start: Saturday, Feb. 4th
End: Sunday, Feb. 12th


We're partnering with Canada West Mountain School to offer discount AST-2 courses! For AST-2, VOC members get a lovely discount of more or less 10% off. (Cost: 610$ + GST)

This course will be held over two weekends (Feb 4/5 and Feb 11/12), with one day of theory and 3 days of field sessions, usually held at Seymour, Whistler/Blackcomb, or Duffey Lake Road region (to be communicated closer to date). See webpage for more details!

You will need to have strong/intermediate skiing or snowboarding ability, backcountry experience and AST-1 or equivalent training to take this course.

To be guaranteed a spot on this trip, you must signup and pay at the link provided. The VOC signup tool is only there if you wish to see who else is planning on doing a session. You are responsible for transportation for all sessions. You can use the message board link provided to find rides.

This link will provide you with all the deets! The link has been moved to the message board so that it is available only to members.,133040,133337#msg-133337

*Note that if you cannot make the dates for any of the scheduled VOC AST-2 courses, you are eligible for a discount of 20% on all regularly scheduled Canada West Mountain School AST-1 courses and 10% on AST-2 courses. Email or call Canada West and tell them you are a VOC member if you are interested in this option.


Posted: 2022-10-30 12:13:57
Last modified: 2023-02-03 14:09:31