Freeride Safety Check

Practical safety training

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01.01.1970 | mo | 13:00 - 00:00 o’clock

Silvretta Montafon | Silvrettaplatz 1 | 6780 Schruns

Do you dream of exciting freeride descents, but don’t yet feel quite comfortable using the emergency equipment and assessing the risk of avalanche? If this is you, then the Freeride Safety Check is ideal. (This course is also available for experienced freeriders who want to refresh their knowledge.) In the course, you will expand your basic knowledge of avalanches and get to grips with the factors that lead to avalanches, allowing you to better identify the risks in the future. A guide from the Freeride Station will train you on each of the steps involved in avalanche rescue in the professional surroundings of the new Freeride Safety Area on Grasjoch. We recommend that you take this course using your own personal emergency equipment; however, we do have equipment for hire from the Freeride Station, should you need it. Once you’ve completed the Freeride Safety Check, you’re ready for the new freeride runs – perhaps even a Freeride Adventure Day or any of the other great experiences on offer from the Freeride Station.

General Information

Meeting place

1 am Freeride Station, Grasjoch Bahn Bergstation

Duration

about 3 hours

services included

  • PIEPS rental equipment (rucksack, avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe)
  • Valid lift ticket
  1. Issue of the PIEPS rental equipment (rucksack, avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe)
  2. Checking the avalanche transceivers
  3. Avalanche transceiver training search field
  4. Triggering of an ABS avalanche airbag
  5. Snow profile explanation
  6. Presentation of various freeride routes
  7. Closing at the Freeride Center at about 4 pm

Helmet and freeride ski or board

At least 4 persons

The application is binding. If you are still unable to participate at any time, please do not hesitate to contact Montafon Tourismus, tel. +43 5557 6300 so that another guest can take your place.

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Silvretta Montafon | Silvrettaplatz 1 | 6780 Schruns

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