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Advanced: Avalanche, AIARE Level 1

February 9, 2018 @ 8:00 am - February 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

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Traveling in a winter environment has inherent risk. Snow conditions dramatically change throughout the winter, affecting snow stability. The ability to recognize avalanche terrain and have a decision making frame work to travel in avalanche terrain is critical to your safety. This AIARE Level 1 avalanche course is designed to give students a basic understanding of why avalanches occur and to develop a framework for making decisions while traveling in avalanche terrain. Additionally, the course provides instruction in beacon use and companion rescue should an avalanche occur.

Details

Start:
February 9, 2018 @ 8:00 am
End:
February 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Website:
http://www.kafadventures.com/adventures/avalanche-advanced-aiarelevel-1/

Organizer

Kaf Adventures
Website:
http://www.kafadventures.com/

Venue

Mountain Shop
1510 NE 37th
Portland, 97232 United States
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Phone:
503-288-6768
Website:
www.mountainshop.net