Alaska Avalanche School

at 1025 Orca St, Unit 1N, Anchorage, 99501 United States

Promoting Alaska avalanche education and awareness for the last 40 years. The Alaska Avalanche School has been in existence since 1976, when it was founded by Doug Fesler as an avalanche safety center under the State of Alaska. Later, the school became known as the Alaska Mountain Safety Center, where Doug, along with Jill Fredston, began teaching avalanche safety courses. The Alaska Avalanche School has grown steadily in the four decades since its inception, and now a staff of 25 professional instructors reaches hundreds of students, both in the field and in the classroom, each winter season.

Alaska Avalanche School
1025 Orca St, Unit 1N
Anchorage , AK 99501
United States
Contact Phone
P: (907) 345-0878

General Info

Alaska Avalanche School offers a range of avalanche education programs for backcountry skiers, riders, and snowmachiners of all ages and abilities. Call to reserve your spot in an AAS course or workshop today.

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We are thankful to all the students, alumni, staff and instructors that make up the amazing AAS community. Big thanks also to snow professionals in Southcentral Alaska and elsewhere that help us understand and keep track of avalanche hazard in the terrain we play! Happy Thanksgiving!