Free Avalanche Awareness Class

The BAC is providing a free Avalanche Awareness class 3/5/2021 and 3/6/2021

 

Classroom (online/virtual) Session: Friday March 5th 6:00pm- 8:00pm via Google Meet

Field Day: Saturday March 6th 9:00am- 4:00pm at the Bridgeport Winter Rec Area

Friday evening’s online discussion regarding avalanches and snowmobiles is open to anyone interested. Saturday’s field portion will integrate & develop skills to keep you safe in avalanche terrain. Topics include understanding avalanche forecasts, recognizing avalanche terrain, signs of unstable snowpack, good decision making and basic avalanche companion rescue skills.

Participants in the field session must have the below items/skills:

-reliable registered snowmobile

-basic mountain riding skills

-modern avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe

-helmet 

 To register or find out more contact:

Joe Soccio at: bridgeportavalanche@gmail.com

You may also register through facebook events, https://www.facebook.com/bridgeportavalanchecenter/