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Motorized Avalanche Level 1 Course
February 10 - February 11$500
The Friends of Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center is holding a motorized Level 1 Avalanche Safety Course in the Silver Valley. The course is compromised of two portions: an online classroom followed by two days (Saturday and Sunday) in the backcountry near the Silver Valley. Students will receive a certificate upon completion of the field days.
Course Sign Up Form
Avalanche Level 1 – Motorized
- Prerequisite: Students must have completed an Avalanche Rescue Fundamentals course
- Students are required to complete an online course prior to the pre-trip meeting. The online course takes about 5 hours to complete.
- The online course and pre-trip meeting are required for participation.
- Students must be strong intermediate-advanced riders to participate.
- Detailed Course Description PDF
- Students must provide all required equipment:
- Snowmobile or Snowbike
- Avalanche beacon, shovel, and probe
- Backpack (25-35L)
- Layered clothing appropriate for spending an entire day in the winter backcountry
We may add another Motorized Level 1 if there’s enough interest. Stay Tuned!
|Dates and Location
February 10-11 @ Silver Valley, Idaho
|Online Course Portion
Students must be 18 years of age or older unless accompanied by parent/guardian except the Youth Backcountry 101 course.
If you are unable to attend a course that you have registered and paid for, and you notify us that you are unable to attend at least 1 week before the date of the course, you will receive a 100% refund minus any transaction or processing fees. If you notify us less than 1 week before the course, you will receive a 50% refund.