Freeride Workshops

We offer you the unique opportunity to test your personal freeride rescue equipment and learn how to use it. To complete the individual preparation our workshop includes a guided freeride downhill run.

Facts and Figures

Target

Participants learn the basics of avalanche awareness. This enables them to make simpler decisions independently and help to understand interrelationships that are more complex.

Course

  • Theory of Freeriding (approx. 1.5 hour)
    • Cartography
    • Meteorology
    • Snow build-up
    • Tour preparation based on the avalanche bulletin
  • Implementation of theory in open terrain (variant descent)
    • Line selection
    • Behaviour in mountainous terrain
    • Group organisation
    • Recognize danger signs and terrain forms
  • Lunch break outdoors (in case of bad weather in the restaurant)
  • Rescue procedure in case of emergency, handling avalanche beacons, shovels and probes in mountainous terrain

 

Dates 19 January 2020
2 February 2020
23 February 2020
Price CHF 100.00 per person
Meetingpoint Rothorn valley station
Duration 09:00 – 15:00
Equipment Ski/Snowboard
Lift Pass Day Ticket Arosa / Lenzerheide + Additionally Tschiertschen
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