Whether this is your first time in the backcountry or you’re getting ready to take your AIARE Avalanche 1 course, we have a backcountry lesson for wherever you are in your progression. Scroll down to select which course is best for you. ***Please note that lessons don't include access to the mountain and all participants are required to carry a beacon, shovel and probe to leave the base area. You'll need a season pass or day ticket with your lesson. Snow safety gear rentals are available.