Whether you’re skiing, hiking, snowshoeing, or sledding, your knowledge of the winter backcountry is the difference between having a great time in the wintery mountains, and finding yourself in difficult situations. The Backcountry Winter Navigation Course will teach the fundamentals of avoiding dangerous terrain and tricky weather conditions all while learning how to adequately plan and prepare to travel in the mountains during winter. Our experienced guides will talk about basic orienteering and understanding how to utilize traditional navigation alongside technology. We will discuss resources to utilize to avoid avalanche danger in the backcountry. By the end of the course you’ll improve your confidence and your knowledge of travelling in the winter backcountry with tried and true methods. Join us for this exclusive Jax course.