The objective of this seminar is to introduce the intermediate resort rider to winter backcountry. The focus will be on safety while travelling in the backcountry. The following topics will be covered: thermoregulation, nutrition, group dynamics, communication, route finding, terrain hazards, mountain weather, snow transport, and avalanche safety. To participate in this seminar you must be a comfortable intermediate rider in a resort setting. All three days are planned to take place on Mt Hood (condition permitting).
Scheduled on January 24th, 31 st & February 7th, 2010.
|Pre-Trip Meeting||Trip Departure||Return Time|
|Day||Wednesday, January 20th||Sunday, January 24th, 31st and Feb. 7th||Sunday, January 24th, 31st and Feb. 7th|
Student/ASRC Member $ 120.00