Girls Do Ski Agendas, 2016

Please see below for the itineraries for each of our 2016 GDS camps. As always, don’t hesitate to be in touch if you have any questions leading up to your weekend of fun and adventure!

Resort Camp – Revelstoke Mountain Resort (January 9-10th)

Saturday January 9th, 2016
8:00-8:30: Registration at Revelstoke Outdoors Center (ROC) in RMR village
9:00: Meet at Revelation Gondola: Introductions, break into groups
9:15-12:00: Coaching and Skiing
12:00-1:00: Lunch and Activity
1:00-4:00: Coaching and Skiing
4:15-5:15: Après  at Pulse Bootfitters

Sunday January 10th, 20146
8:45: Warm up activity
9:00: Meet at Revelation Gondola and break into groups
9:15-12:00: Coaching and Skiing
12:00-1:00: Lunch and Activity
1:00-3:45: Coaching and Skiing
4:00-4:30: Prize Giveaway

12 Under 20 – Revelstoke Mountain Resort (January 16-17th)

Saturday January 16th, 2016
7:30 Registration, waivers signed (Revelstoke Outdoor Center, RMR)
7:45 load gondola to mid-mountain lodge
8am-noon Classroom (avalanche terrain, formation, pre-trip planning, reducing risk)
LUNCH brown bag (BYO)
12:30-4:30 Classroom and intro to companion rescue

Sunday January 17th, 2016
7:45 Meet at the base of the gondola ready to ski
8-4:30 Field day, covering companion rescue, terrain assessment and human dynamics
4:30 Prize giveaway at the base of the resort

Intro To Ski Touring – Revelstoke Mountain Resort & backcountry (February 13-15th)

Saturday, February 13th, 2016
8:00am: Registration at Revelstoke Outdoor Centre (ROC) across from base of gondola
8:30am: Load gondola
GOALS for Day 1:
Learn how to use transceiver, shovel, probe
Avalanche scenario
Basics of snowpack
Touring Travel
Prepare travel plan
4:00pm: Debrief and make plan for tomorrow

Sunday, February 14th, 2016
8:00am: Meet at La Baguette (RMR Village)
8:30am: Load gondola and head out of bounds
GOALS for Day 2:
Create route plan for a day of backcountry skiing
Use skins, travel into terrain
Ski
Create route plan for Day 3 and organize group gear
4:00pm: Debrief and set meeting time/place for tomorrow

Monday, February 15st, 2016
8:00am: Meet in predetermined parking spot and head into backcountry
GOAL for Day 3:
Use knowledge from the last two days of camp and create your own trip into the local     Revelstoke backcountry
4:00pm: Prize giveaway!

Advanced Ski Touring – Rogers Pass (February 20-21st)

Friday, February 19th, 2016
6:00pm: Meet and greet at Chubby Funsters (114 MacKenzie Ave.) to put faces to
names and discuss the plan for the weekend.

Saturday, February 20th, 2016
7:30am: Meet at La Baguette (607 Victoria Rd.) & carpool to Rogers Pass
8:30am: Rogers Pass Discovery Center – choose location, parks permits, avalanche
briefing, avalanche skills training with beacon, shovel and probe
4:00pm: Debrief and plan for tomorrow
5:00pm: Après ski presented by Salomon

Sunday, February 21st, 2016
7:30am: Meet at La Baguette (607 Victoria Rd.) & carpool to Rogers Pass
8:30am: Rogers Pass Discovery Center – park permits and ski touring
4:00pm: Prize giveaway!

Resort Camp – Kicking Horse Mountain Resort (February 27-28th)

Saturday February 27th, 2016
8:00 Registration at Base Lodge (upstairs in mezzanine)
8:30 Meet at gondola. Introductions, break into groups
9:15-12:00 Coaching and Skiing
12:00-1:00 Lunch and Activity
1:00-4:00 Coaching and Skiing
4:15-5:15 Après

Sunday February 28th, 2016
8:30 Warm up activity (meet outside day lodge)
8:45 Meet at gondola and break into groups
9:00 -12:00 Coaching and Skiing
12:00-1:00 Lunch and Activity
1:00-3:45 Coaching and Skiing
4:00-4:30 Prize Giveaway