If you would like to have someone from the PAC give an avalanche basics talk to your group, club or class email us.
*PAC classes are introductory level classes with AAA member instructors from the Payette Avalanche Center and the Friends of the Payette Avalanche Center. PAC classes are free to the public and offered in partnership with Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation and the RAC grant program.
See the IDPR website for a list of free classes.
“Whether you are a seasoned pro or a complete beginner, PPG has a class for you”. They are offering a variety of AAA and AIARE Avalanche Classes from Intro to Backcountry through a 3 day Level 2 Yurt based class at their Lick Creek Summit Yurts. See their education page for more info: www.payettepowderguides.com/avalancheclasses.html
Experienced Guides and Educators, the SMG staff offers a variety of highly reputable instructional programs on their Winter Calendar, including a full slate of avalanche education classes, and spring ski mountaineering camps.