Building The Ultimate Snow Cave

9:00 AM  –  5:00 PM

Rocky Mountain National Park: Bear Lake Trailhead

Meet at: Boulder REI
  • Member price: $119
  • Non-member price: $139
  • Limited spots left

  • Fitness level  2: Easy Active
  • Skill level  1: Beginner
  • Minimum age: 14
  • Group size: 10

Have you ever worried what would happen if you had to spend a night in the wilderness during winter? Join our survival experts -- trained by Yetis in the ancient art of snow sculpting -- as we snowshoe into a remote location and fine-tune your winter survival skills. Our instructors will teach you the ins and outs of emergency snow shelters. All gear and instruction provided.

  • Understanding keys for winter travel preparedness
  • Identify winter hazards
  • understand the concepts for building different snowshelters


Transportation from the Boulder REI, Rocky Mountain National Park entrance fees, and a world famous location provided.

More directions and information

Please Note: Transportation will be provided. This course begins at the Boulder REI. If you have any issues, please contact us: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm @ 303-756-3100 x806; or Saturday-Sunday on our after-hours phone @ 720-515-2290. Our email is monitored Monday-Friday: