AIARE Level 1 – Avalanche Education Certification – Monarch Pass

DECISION MAKING IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN
The AIARE 1 is an introduction to avalanche hazard management. Students can expect to develop a good grounding in how to prepare for and carry out a backcountry trip, to understand basic decision making while in the field, and to learn rescue techniques required to find and dig up a buried person (if an avalanche occurs and someone in the party is caught).

$595

GOOD VIBES RIDE DAY – FEBRUARY

Monarch mountain 23715 US-50, Salida, CO

VNTRbirds isn’t just about outdoor education, it’s also about community. Once a month VNTRbirds hosts GOOD VIBES RIDE DAY, a free women’s meet up to ski or snowboard with a group of awesome and like-minded women at a different resort each month. Come out to meet new friends, explore new mountains, progress your skills and have fun! This month's resort Monarch Mountain.

Free

Navigation Basics – Fremont Pass

Fremont Pass Hwy 91, Leadville, CO

Looking for guidance on trip planning and choosing the right terrain? Maybe you want to find a crew of like-minded women to explore the backcountry with. Come join VNTRbirds for our Navigation Basics and enjoy a day on the skin track.

$195

Wilderness First Aid and Companion Rescue Course

VNTRbirds and Desert Mountain Medicine have come together to offer 2 courses that go hand in hand in the backcountry. AIARE Companion Rescue and Wilderness First Aid for Winter Backcountry Users.

$435

V E N T U R E O U T – 3rd Annual Backcountry Festival

Venture Out Backcountry Festival combines touring with friends, educational workshops & camping next to the fire at Bluebird Backcountry. From Friday, March 3rd through Sunday, March 5th, VNTRbirds brings you days out on the skin track, scavenger hunts, relay races, instructor taught workshops and a bit of howling at the moon around the campfire.

$250 – $350

GOOD VIBES RIDE DAY – MARCH

VNTRbirds isn’t just about outdoor education, it’s also about community. Once a month VNTRbirds hosts GOOD VIBES RIDE DAY, a free women’s meet up to ski or snowboard with a group of awesome and like-minded women at a different resort each month. Come out to meet new friends, explore new mountains, progress your skills and have fun! This month's resort is Steamboat.

Free