The 2014 Winter Travel course will begin January 6th, from 6:30-9:30pm, and continue on the 7th, 13th and ending on the 14th. The course is two classes: Snowshoeing and Nordic Skiing. All lectures will be at the Association of Realtors Hall in Lacey. This series of four lectures will include an orientation to backcountry travel, avalanche awareness and safety, route selection, cold weather ailments, clothing, and equipment. The ski field trip will be on Jan 18.