We need more Lead AIARE Avalanche Instructors! A post shared by Backcountry Babes (@backcountrybabes) on Sep 29, 2015 at 6:25pm PDT Backcountry Babes, and all AIARE course providers, need a lead instructor on each AIARE Level 1 & 2 course.  Currently there are more students interested in signing up for courses than lead instructors are […]

What to do when you get your period in the backcountry? When I’m not working for Babes, I lead trips for high school students. Therefore I am often talking with young women about how to deal with getting periods in the backcountry.   Here are some tips and pointers I’ve picked up, read, invented, taught and learned […]