Team Work on the Mountain


Snow Safari and Avalanche Course
  • Gstaad Snow Safari

    The Gstaad region offers many opportunities for outdoor team activities in the proximity of hotels. In our snow safari participants will be taught methods for assessing snow stability and for risk assessment, and will also practice the use of the avalanche safety equipment.

    In a joint avalanche search and rescue exercise participants engage in applying their skills in team communication and efficient task execution.

    Schneeschuh Safari Gstaad
Overview
  • Snowshoe hike (45 - 60 minutes)
  • Avalanche Workshop
  • Snow layers and stability tests
  • Reading and interpreting the avalanche bulletin
  • Principles for risk assessment
  • Practical work with the avalanche beacon
  • Outdoor lunch
  • Avalanche search and rescue exercise
  • Sledge or airboard descent
Lawinenkurs in Gstaad