We offer avalanche education opportunities for diverse audiences. Please click here to view winter 20/21 education events.

For over 20 years, Missoula Avalanche has provided quality avalanche education to thousands of students.

Click here for “Frequently Asked Questions” about our avalanche courses.

Is your organization interested in sponsoring an avalanche awareness lecture? Are you a teacher looking for someone to give an avalanche awareness presentation or in need of educational materials geared for a younger audience? Would you like a private avalanche course?

We offer recreation track classes including Avalanche Awareness, Level 1, Avalanche Rescue, Level 1 Refresher, and Level 2.  We also offer community and school groups “Know Before You Go” avalanche awareness presentations in the Bitterroot Valley, the Seeley/Potomac areas, the Clark Fork Valley (Superior) and the Missoula area.

If you’d like to discuss these opportunities, please send a message using our contact form

Please note that net proceeds from fee classes marked “sponsored by missoulaavalanche” help provide advisories and free education.

Instructors for classes “sponsored by missoulaavalanche” are members of the American Avalanche Association (AAA) with years of on-the-snow experience as Avalanche Forecasters, Professional Ski Patrollers, Avalanche Educators and have experience safely leading people in the winter backcountry. Course curriculum meets the education guidelines of the AAA.