We missed last season but our Annual Ladies Intro to Avalanche Clincs are back!
When: Saturday January 18th, 9:00 am
Where: Tamarack Resort Operations Mod
Why: To learn the basics of playing in avalanche terrain. Participants will be introduced to the basics in avalanche education including how to use your safety gear, an intro to snow science and safe travel in avalanche terrain.
Cost: Donation to the Friends of the Payette Avalanche Center (suggested $20.00)
9:00-10:00 Start the day off with 45 min yoga session led by Shanti Yoga Instructor Tiffany Dobbs followed by introductions and coffee.
10:00-11:30 Classroom Session
12:00-4:00 Load lifts after lunch for field session. During the field session we will practice the basics of snow analysis, how to travel safely in avalanche terrain and how to find your friends if things go wrong!
Day will end around 4:00, when we'll head into Seven Devils Pub for a beverage and a recap of the day!
What to Bring: Bring a sack lunch, snacks and water, beacon, probe, shovel, and gear to be outside for the afternoon. We have some yoga gear to borrow but please RSVP so we have enough.
For questions and to RSVP please email firstname.lastname@example.org