GTA – Avalanche terrain management

Avalanche terrain Management Package

For all participants who already know how to use their ski touring or splitboard equipment

*Required: CSA-1

Who should take this package?

Skill level required:

  • Required: CSA1 – Introduction to safety in avalanche terrain

  • We ask participant to be able to ski /snowboard down regular tree runs.

  • We ask participant to be willing to challenge themselves.

  • Willing to learn more about ski routes decisions in avalance terrain

  • Looking to gain confidence in ski routes decisions.

  • Not for beginners. (Skiers or snowboarders)

Description of the Avalanche terrain management GTA package -

In partnership with Avalanche Québec. For the first time at White lips, and advanced class for for decision making in avalanche terrain. This class is perfect for participants who already have a CSA-1 certification, and are looking into upgrading their decision making skills in avalanche terrain. 1 hour class only: Your knowledge is directly applied to on-mountain decisions. Combine this package with a catski day, you’ll get your money’s worth of chic-chocs powder!

January 16 to 19th 2020

Teachings 20%
skiing 80%

Make my reservation online

Taxes are not included.

Online reservation only For more info or any issues with your reservation, call directly to the Chic-Chac by phone: 1-418-784-3311. Number of participants are limited. First come first served. Limited places available.

Ideal for participants from previous years that are looking into upgrading their decision making skills in avalanche terrain.

What the "GTA - Management in avalanche terrain" includes:

Inclusions at 799.99$+tx

  • Une journée complète sur le terrain: La théorie appliquée dans une journée de touring avec une professionnelle d’Avalanche Québec

  • 1 Heure de théorie avec une professionnelle d’avalanche Québec

  • Repas et hébergement compris (3 nuitées, 8 repas).

  • Surprises des commanditaires.

  • L’entrée au party thématique du vendredi et samedi soir.

  • Sortie de ski guidée à la frontale au mont Miller.

  • Accès au Mont-Miller tout le weekend  (remontée mécanisée type T-bar).

  • Une attestation de réussite du cours permettant d’accéder à d’autres formations plus poussées.

  • Encore plus de surprises!

Other packages are available

Introduction to backcountry skiing (Ski touring and splitboarding)604,99$+tx

Teachings 30%
Descentes 70%

Never been ski touring or splitboarding in the backcountry? You love skiing and snowboarding and are looking to get into enjoying it in the backcountry? This package is exactly what you’re looking for! The goal is to learn all the basic of ski touring: from security in avalanche terrain to using the right equipment the right way, at the end of White Lips, you’ll have all the info needed to plan a small day trip with your friends. Half a day is reserved for teachings, and then you’ll be taken to the mountains! Do not be mistaken by the 50-50% of learnings, you will be spending most of your time outside!

January 16 to 19th 2020.

2. Ski and fun package604,99$+tx

Teachings 30%
Descentes 70%

This package is for either participants from previons White Lips edition or women that already know how to use their backcountry equipement (Ski touring or splitboard equipment)(splitboards, touring skis). Want to optimize runs instead of learning about backountry in general? This package will make it possible to discover new mountain peaks inthe Murdochville / Chic-Chocs area. Ideal package for all participants that want to enjoy the best the chic-chocs have to offer, in the best ambiance possible!

3. "Introduction to safety in avalanche terrain (CSA-1)" package

Teachings 35%
Skiing 65%

Presented by Avalanche Quebec, this introduction class (CSA-1) during White Lips will give you a frame for decision making in avalanche terrain. This official certification is based on the latest evidence and knowledge from around the globe. This class was developped for people with minimal knowledge and experience about avalanche rescue safety and risk management. Taking this class while you are in the Chic-Chocs will provide a great way to put to good use your new practical skills learned in class the day before. You will get to see real avalanche terrain the very next day!

January 16 to 19th 2020