Join us for the 2012 on-snow avalanche awareness classes, held at BerthoudPass February 18 and 19th. if you participated in one of our classroom sessions this season, you are eligible to take the on-snow course with us, free of charge. Choose a day – Saturday the 18th or Sunday the 19th, and come up to Berthoud Pass – you’ll learn more about terrain choices, safe travel techniques and snowpack observations.
- How to read and interpret the avalanche bulletin
- How weather, terrain and snowpack contribute to avalanche danger
- How to recognize avalanche terrain
- How to deploy your rescue equipment
- A demonstration of companion rescue
(This NOT intended to be an AIARE Level 1 course, but is great prep for one!)
In order to attend, REGISTER NOW for the event, please click here: http://2012onsnow.eventbrite.com/