Sign up for a course or a trip and receive a 10% discount on purchases and a 20% discount on gear rental. Go to Pro Ski and Mountain Service.Pro Ski and Mountain Service is our retail specialty store. It has been located in North Bend, WA since 1999.The past trips and courses have had a large influence on what we sell. Many of our Pro Guiding customers come on trips and courses with gear they purchased from our store. Not only do we want our clients to have the right gear for the job; we also receive direct feedback from them while they are using it in the field. Trust us - if the gear does not work - we won't sell it.
CLOTHING• BASE LAYERo 1 Bottom - midweight or lightweighto 1 Top - midweight or lightweighto Sock Linerso Ski Socks• MID LAYERo Windshirt, Soft Shell, Fleece - only one of these is necessary• OUTERWEARo Lightweight Waterproof/Breathable Jacketo Schoeller™ Type Pantso Warm Hat - should cover earso Lightweight Gloveso Ski GlovesNAVIGATIONAL ITEMSo Compass – must have an adjustable declination settingo Altimetero Map - we’ll let you know the appropriate quadsPERSONAL GEARo Day Pack - 25 to 40 Literso Water Bottles - 1 or 2 liters, wide mouth, hydration systemo Lunch and Snacks - appropriate for a full day outingo Goggleso Headlamp - lightweight LED recommendedSKI GEARo Skis - Alpine Touring or Telemarko Ski Boots - Alpine Touring or Telemark – no downhill bootso Ski Poles - telescopic poles work well, but not requiredo Climbing Skinso Ski Crampons -o Ski BrakesSAFETY GEARo Transceiver - single frequency, 457 kHz onlyo Shovel - compact, lightweight, metal blade preferredo Probe - dedicated probe only, ski poles do not suffice OPTIONAL ITEMS *We highly recommend these items, but do not require them to participate.o Rite in the Rain Notebook - No. 311 recommendedo Pencilo GPSo Map rulero Map Case - large zip-loc will sufficeo Skin Waxo Down or Synthetic Jacketo Thermos - vacuum typeGROUP GEAR PROVIDED BY PGS o Technical Group Gear, VHF radioo Group 1st Aid Kit
I HAVE MAP AND COMPASS SKILLS. WILL I GET ANYTHING OUT OF THIS CLASS? THE REAL LIFE NATURE OF A NIGHT TOUR EVEN CHALLENGES OUR GUIDES. WE CAN PRETTY MUCH GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL LEARN A LOT.
WHERE WILL THE INDOOR COMPONENT BE CONDUCTED? THE INDOOR COMPONENT WILL BE CONDUCTED IN THE NORTH BEND SKI AND MOUNTAIN SHOP AND GUIDING OFFICE AT 108 WEST NORTH BEND WAY, NORTH BEND, WA 98045. THE ACTUAL MEETING TIME WILL BE ANNOUNCED TO YOU BY THE INSTRUCTOR.
WHERE WILL THIS NIGHT TOUR BE CONDUCTED? THE TOUR WILL BE CONDUCTED IN THE ALPENTAL BC. THE ACCURATE LOCATION WILL BE DETERMINED BY THE INSTRUCTOR.