Mountain Rescue

A Hands-on Simulation that Builds Skill and Cooperation

Learn search & rescue skills specific to the alpine environment from our team of experienced patrollers, then work together to respond to a simulated emergency scenario.

Program Objectives

  • To explore strategies for team effectiveness, and focus on the fine points of collaboration for success. 
  • To share a high energy, high challenge experience. 
  • To hone communication skills.

Highlights & Benefits

  • Strong, long-lasting organization-wide bonds result from the common experience. 
  •  You will be able to identify, share, and better utilize each team member’s strengths. 
  •  Provides a highly supportive environment that can be easily transferred back to the workplace as participants interact with each other and their clients. 
  •  Promotes longterm application of useful learning points connected to the program.
  • Involves every participant (even in large groups) in a single multi-faceted activity. 
  • Flexible, allowing for customization to suit your organizational needs. 
  • Allows individuals from diverse areas in large organizations to interact dynamically in a short period of time. 
  • High energy level and fast pace of the activity increase the level of positive participation. 
  • Highly challenging yet low risk. 
  • Teams are able to interact, share enormous success and celebrate as a unit.

Info & Booking

Group size: 15-80 

Physical impact: high/active 

Program length: full-day (6-8 hours), half-day (3-4 hours), or add-on (2 hours)

Availability: year-round 

Bookings include program equipment and materials, facilitation and Skyride admission. 

Recommended enhancements: add Avalanche Safety Training 1 (AST) or Wilderness First Aid for even more practical experience.

Contact us or call 604.980.9311.

Announcements

Due to bi-annual maintenance on the Red Skyride we will be operating on the Blue Skyride Monday April 16th to Friday April 20th and from Monday April 30th to Friday May 4th. Expect delays while departing the mountain. Open for skiing and riding 1pm-8pm weekdays and 9am-10pm on weekends. 

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