Building The Ultimate Snow Cave


$119 for REI Members

$139 for non-members

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

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

What to bring with you


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

Meet at

Boulder REI

1789 28th St, Boulder, CO 80301

Map image of Rocky Mountain National Park: Bear Lake Trailhead

More directions and information

Please Note: Transportation will be provided. This course begins at the Boulder REI. If you have any questions or issues, please contact us @ 720-608-4198, or