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FREE Avalanche Awareness | Virtual Classroom

December 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Event: Avalanche Awareness Session

Format: Online | Virtual Classroom

Date: 12.1.21 | Time: 6-7:30 | PM MST

Price: FREE! 

Prerequisites: None – just an interest in learning about avalanches!

Class Size Maximum: 50 participants

Registration: Pre-registration is required. Please complete the registration information below.

Avalanche Awareness:

In this 1 to 1.5-hour free avalanche awareness session, American Avalanche Association (A3) Pro educators introduce how avalanches happen, what they look like, and how to avoid them. Through video footage, photos, and engaging dialog, you will learn about why you should be avalanche aware and how to be prepared when you travel in the backcountry. We’ll talk about gear, terrain, snowpack and answer your questions about how to get out and enjoy the backcountry safely!

Avalanche Awareness sessions are designed for current and aspiring backcountry travelers.

Topics Covered:

  • Avalanche types
  • Avalanche terrain
  • Weather observations and considerations
  • Avalanche advisory and forecast information
  • Trip planning and preparation
  • Travel techniques
  • Group dynamics and discussion
  • Educational opportunities and next steps

Registration information:

Click HERE and reserve your spot today!

Details

Date:
December 1
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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