Entering into the backcountry for the first time can be a daunting task. The experts at Weston Backcountry are here to help. From choosing your first splitboard, to planning your first backcountry trip, to choosing what avalanche education you need to get out and have fun in the backcountry. This course is ideal for someone who may have just purchased a spltibard setup or is looking to get into the scene and feeling things out. The course itinerary will cover choosing a splitboard setup, gear recommendations and packing list, a Flathead Avalanche Center demo, an in-depth trip-planning workshop and Hillmap/Caltopo website demo, splitboard tips, and tricks from the Weston Team!