Thanks for making a reservation!

We look forward to having you join our Crevasse Rescue and Glacier Travel course!  In the meantime, we have a bit of homework for you so when your trip date arrives all our ducks are in line, expectations are clear, and we don't waste any time getting you to the snow.

To the right is a checklist of your homework assignments which are found below.  Please do not hesitate to get in touch with us if you have any questions.


The Altus Crew

The Process

Step 1

Read and Sign Participant’s Waiver

Hit the link below and be transported to another tab, where you will find our waiver.  Review, sign and submit the waiver.  Once you are finished come on back to this page for the remaining riveting steps

Participant’s Waiver

Step 2

Participant Information Form

Please fill in our participant information form. The form is designed to give us a snapshot of your skills and provide the best experience for you.


Step 3

Read the Gear List

Make sure to read the gear list and all policies in our questions section.Our FAQ page has a lot of insight into common questions. For gear lists specific to your course or trip, please refer back to the course page of that specific trip.

Go to FAQ

Step 4

Watch the Videos

For all our courses, we strongly recommend watching the selection of videos below that highlight some of the skills you will be learning.  If you want to dive further, we also have a youtube channel that is full of good information.

Go to Youtube

Location Hubs

Altus Mountain Guides has two main location hubs in the Sea to Sky area: The Squamish Adventure Centre and The Handlebar in Whistler, BC.  Please refer to your sign up email for which location you will be meeting at.  Please note: Special trips  and courses will have a different location outside of the ones listed here and please refer to your packet!

Squamish Adventure Centre

Most climbing courses in Squamish meet here at the beginning of the day. Be sure to check your course or trip email to verify.

Address: 38551 Loggers Ln, Squamish, BC V8B 0H2

Get Directions

HandleBar Pizza

Located near the Blackcomb Gondola, this pizza joint is our primary meeting place for everything Whistler. Be sure to check your course or trip email to verify.

Address: 4557 Blackcomb Way #106, Whistler, BC V8E 0Y2

Get Directions

Course Videos

Frequently Asked Questions

Mountaineering Gear List

Avalanche Courses Gear List

Cancellation Policy