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Avalanche Awareness

Jan 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Free

The REI-AIARE Avalanche Awareness Workshop target is for the winter backcountry traveler. Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard or snowmobile in the backcountry, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential and potentially lifesaving skill. This session introduces and explains where and why avalanches occur and 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.

More Info: REI.com

Details

Date:
Jan 15, 2014
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.rei.com/event/43592/session/83429

Organizer

REI Bellingham
Phone:
1-800-426-4840
Website:
http://www.rei.com

Venue

REI Bellingham
400 36th St.
Bellingham, WA United States
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