This Level 1 class follows the recommendations of the American Avalanche Association.

Classroom February 26 & 27 5:00pm Social Science Rm. 356  UM Campus (note: classroom is in Missoula, Field portion is near Lost Trail Pass)

Field Trip February 28 & March 1  Lost Trail Pass

Participants must have a transceiver, shovel and probe.

This class is limited to 14 participants.

*Participants must have the ability and the tools to travel in the winter backcountry and negotiate inconsistent snow conditions on snowboards or skis. Split boards or skis with climbing skins are the most efficient choice; snowboarders with snowshoes are a second choice.

*Cost will be $200 per participant. Participants must buy a one-way pass or have a Lost Trail Season Pass

* Call or visit the UM Outdoor Program (East end of the UM Fitness Center) to register: 243-5172

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