Winter 2019-20 Set Date Washington Avalanche Courses 


AIARE Avalanche Level 1 Course  with the Northwest Mountain School

AIARE Level 1 Recreational Avalanche Courses: $450
Dec 6-8, 2019 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Dec 13-15, 2019 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Dec 20-22, 2019 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Jan 3-5, 2020 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Jan 9-12, 2020 (Alpental Backcountry & Seattle)
Jan 10-12, 2020 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Jan 17-19, 2020 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Jan 16-19, 2020 (Alpental Backcountry & Seattle)
Jan 23-26, 2020 (Mission Ridge & Wenatchee)
Jan 23-26, 2020 (Alpental Backcountry & Seattle)
Jan 30-Feb 2, 2020 (Alpental Backcountry & Seattle)
Jan 31-Feb 2, 2020 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Feb 7-9, 2020 (Stevens Pass & Leavenworth)
Custom Dates Also Available
Winter 2020-21 AIARE L1 Dates

AIARE Avalanche Rescue Course $185
Dec 5 (Stevens)
Dec 8 (Stevens)
Dec 12 (Stevens)
Dec 15 (Stevens)
Dec 19 (Stevens)
Dec 22 (Stevens)
Jan 2 (Stevens)
Jan 5 (Stevens)
Jan 9 (Snoqualmie)
Jan 12 (Stevens)
Jan 16 (Snoqualmie)
Jan 19 (Stevens)
Jan 23 (Stevens)
Jan 26 (Stevens)
Jan 30 (Snoqualmie)
Feb 2 (Stevens)
Feb 6 (Snoqualmie)
Feb 6 (Stevens)
Feb 9 (Stevens)
Custom Dates Also Available
Winter 2020-21 AIARE Companion Rescue Dates

AIARE Level 2 Avalanche Course: $450
December 13-15, 2019
January 3-5, 2020
February 7-9, 2020
Custom Dates Available
Winter 2020-21 AIARE L2 Dates

Links to Other Set Date Programs 

Mountaineering Programs
Rock Climbing Programs
Climbing Expeditions
Ski Programs

Quick and Easy Registration Process: 

  • Space is first-come, first serve.
  • A 25% deposit secures your spot
  • Final balance due 60 days before domestic programs, 90 days before international programs.
  • Applications made inside final payment deadlines require full payment.
  • Pre-trip information sent when registration and payment are received.

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Need more information? 

Feel free to give us a call at 509-548-5823 or send us an e-mail with any questions.

Custom Programs: 

Any of these programs can be organized for an individual or for a group. Pricing is based on our custom rates. On custom programs you get to pick the date, and we will work with you to come up with the perfect itinerary. These trips generally require a bit more advance notice to set up, particularly during the busy season. As with set dates, custom dates are filled "first-come, first-serve" and based on guide availability.

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NMS Trips Calendar