Event Category: Training

  • Hello ACC-Vancouver Members!! February 2024 sees the return of the popular ACC (IBS) Intro to Backcountry Ski & Splitboarding course. This course will be held over one full weekend and includes classroom sessions, reviews, and two days of field work touring in the Hope and Coquihalla Pass area. Usually this course is held in mid […]

  • ***THIS IS NOT THE SIGN UP LIST FOR THE STUDENTS*** ACC-Vancouver Members!! The ACC Vancouver returns in 2024 with the annual (IBS) Intro to Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding Course held in Hope, BC and Coquihalla Pass. This posting comes as a call out to potential Leaders and Instructors that would like to be involved and […]

  • This event is a call-out to graduates of the BM1 Program to express your interest in participating in ACC Vancouver’s Alpine Mentoring Program; a program available to ACC Vancouver Members which will be rolled out in Spring/Summer 2024. Program Overview: The goal of the ACC Vancouver Section Mentor Program is to help aspiring climbers reach […]

  • This course is more comprehensive than the 2 hour indoor sessions held during the fall at the Hive. Please allow for a full day (7 to 8 hours).   The planned location is the aptly named Dinky Peak, adjacent the the Mt Seymour parking lot. We will need either BC Parks parking passes (available 2 […]

  • Join avalanche expert and ACMG ski guide Doug Latimer for a 2-night course on Avalanche Safety.  This course will cover similar content as AST-1. While it is not a replacement for an AST, nor is it a recognized AvCan course, It’s a chance to share avalanche skills, knowledge and best practices amongst ACC Members Webinars […]