Winter Ski Clinics

At Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures, taking people into the mountains is how it all started. We are pleased to be one of the go-to guiding companies for Squamish & Whistler Mountaineering. We love to take people into the high mountains on treks they will always remember. Our top guides know the terrain and the best route options.

What is a clinic?

A clinic is not a course, it is building and refining skills so that they are applied in an efficient and effective manner, which then leads to a strong structured foundation for a safe, rewarding trip and rapid future progression. 

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HOW TO BOOK

• Choose a Course date that’s best for you.

• Gear up! If you already have the gear that’s great…..if not you can rent everything from Escape Route. Don’t forget you get 15% off rentals if you book a tour with MSAA!

• Book yourself onto a Course using our online booking system!

• Book a Private Course and we can work around your plans.

Did you know we also run many different courses! Check out our Courses page for more details!

Foundation Backcountry Clinic

Ability: Intermediate

Duration: 1 Day

Fitness: Good

Prerequisites: AST 1 & Ski Touring

The Foundation Backcountry Clinic is designed help refine your technique and further develop your backcountry decision making skills.

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Advanced Backcountry Clinic

Ability: Advanced

Duration: 2 Days

Fitness: Very Good

Prerequisites: AST 1

The two-day clinic allows participants adequate time to develop autonomous leadership through learning and implementing critical strategies and techniques.

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Expert Backcountry Clinic

Ability: Expert

Duration: 1 Day

Fitness: Very Good

Prerequisites: See Clinic Details

This clinic is designed to perfect crevasse rescue, snowpack testing and companion rescue to the expert level. The clinic is divided into three segments…

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Companion Rescue Skills Clinic

$159 per person

Ability: Intermediate

Duration: 1 Day

Fitness: Average

Prerequisites: Ski Touring

Spend the day with a guide who will teach you the most up-to-date Search and Rescue techniques.

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