Yamnuska Mountain Adventures
- Guided Tours
Yamnuska Mountain Adventures is a premier provider of mountaineering, ice climbing, rock climbing, backcountry skiing, avalanche training and trekking experiences in the Canadian Rockies. They run trips, programs and courses from beginner to expert level and have some of the top mountain guides in Canada.
Navigation 1 (Map & Compass)
The ability to navigate accurately is the most important skill for anyone heading into the mountains. In the Rockies the weather and visibility can change rapidly, making it especially important for hikers and mountain users to be able to navigate effectively even in limited visibility.
Avalanche Skills Training Level 1
Learn avalanche skills training and the principles of winter backcountry travel with the safety experts from Yamnuska. We are a proud ‘Founding Supplier’ of Avalanche Canada and an approved Avalanche Skills Training course provider. We run courses in Canmore / Banff and Calgary.
Intro to Ski Mountaineering
Ski Mountaineering is one of the most incredible ways to enjoy the mountains in winter. This week-long comprehensive ski mountaineering program is designed to give you all the skills you’ll need to ski in glaciated mountainous terrain.
Intro to Backcountry Skiing & Boarding
With unlimited potential for ski descents, the backcountry is where the heart of every true skier resides. The shift from resort skiing to the backcountry has taken off and our beginner backcountry ski course will give you the foundational skills you need to get out of the lift lines.