Students digging a pit in heavy snow on a San Juan Expeditions AIARE Avy 1 course

Avalanche Education

Get Avy Savvy in the San Juan Mountains

Our world-class avalanche programs are based in Silverton, CO and are a great way to build awareness and confidence as you venture into the backcountry.

Pro 1 Prep Course

Join us for a single day of Professional Level 1 Prep to prepare for your Pro 1 Course This prep course is designed to prepare you for your Pro 1 Avalanche Course. The focus of…

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AIARE Avalanche 2 Course

Expand your avalanche education to venture into bigger and more complex terrain. The AIARE Avalanche 2 Course builds on the introductory avalanche hazard management model introduced in the AIARE 1 and adds evaluation of critical…

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Looking for an adventure further north?

Our sister company Aspen Expeditions operates in the world-class Elk Mountains and has some incredible offerings for those looking to explore based out of the Roaring Fork Valley.