Event Category: Mountaineering

  • By far our most popular course and flagship program,  the ACC Vancouver Basic Mountaineering Course is intense and we are looking for dedicated volunteer Instructors and Leaders to help teach our students 😁 This is a great opportunity to spend two full weekends mentoring up and coming mountainneers. Weekend One: May 11-12 2024 Seymour Mountain […]

  • A ski-mountaineering trip to Garibaldi Mountain. The trip is for participants of the mentorship program.  The trip will proceed only with reasonable weather and visibility. Gear: Skis, ski crampons, skins, poles, ski boots, ice axe, boot crampons, helmet, headlight, harness, and enough material for each participant to build a snow anchor, radios (if you have […]

  • 5 days at the illustrious Haberl Hut.  Ski touring and mountaineering trip.  Objectives could include Dion and Alpha, and others.  Lots of glacier to ski.  We sing and play instruments most every night and hope you’ll join in.  The reason for the opening is one our our posse ended their season at Rogers Pass last […]

  •   The tools and skills needed for glacier travel and crevasse rescue have been steadily evolving over the last 10 years. This on-line session and Marc Tomlinson’s Cevasse Rescue Dry Practice, see  https://accvancouver.ca/calendar/   are good to have completed prior to on glacier training (TBD).  Join this YouTube livestream and learn the current best practices and […]