Avalanche Awareness

Lecture: Basic Cross Country (Nordic) Skiing

Avalanche Awareness - Online Classroom

Northwest Avalanche Center will present their class on Avalanche Awareness.

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Online classroom. Please plan to log in 5-10 minutes early and be ready to go at 6:00 PM.  

The Northwest Avalanche Center will join us to present their Avalanche Awareness class. Students must attend this online class in order to receive the Avalanche Awareness badge. 

Course description from the NWAC website:   These classes are a 90 minute introductory presentation geared towards the novice wintertime backcountry user. Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard, or snowmobile, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential and potentially lifesaving skill. This introductory virtual class provides a basic approach to managing risk. NWAC instructors will explain how to access avalanche and mountain weather forecasts and recognize basic signs of avalanche danger.

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