Avalanche Awareness & Mountain Safety Class – Free

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On the slopes, disaster can strike. Are you prepared?

Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard or snowmobile in the backcountry, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential as well as learning potentially lifesaving skills. REI is hosting a FREE Avalanche Awareness Seminar where travelers can learn where and why avalanches occur. The course provides a basic approach to managing risk in the backcountry. Learn to access local avalanche bulletins and weather reports, recognize basic signs of avalanche danger, and learn simple ways to help avoid avalanche danger.

  • Date: 2/4/2015
  • Event Location: Concord REI
  • Event Fee: Free
  • Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM PST
  • Leader: Mountain Adventure Seminars
  • Group Size: 40.

To register for this class, visit REI’s website by clicking here.

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