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

The Downhill area and Chalet are currently on standby. We are currently experiencing high winds in the alpine area, there will be a delay on the opening of the Skyride and all outdoor activities. All morning Snow School Lessons and Full Day Zone Camps as well as the Snowshoe Clinic's have been postponed until your next scheduled lesson date. The Winter Yoga Series has been rescheduled until the next scheduled date. For more information please contact Guest Services at 604.980.9311. 

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