Free Avalanche Awareness Courses at evo

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NWAC Avalanche Awareness Clinic

FREE AVALANCHE AWARENESS COURSE AT evo

Update: Thank you to everyone who came out! Be safe out there on your tours! See you next season.

By Garrett Greene, Seattle, WA: Stop by the evo’s Seattle store and join us for a free NWAC Avalanche Awareness class. These classes are perfect for the backcountry newbie who is interested in spending more time in uncontrolled areas where decision making is crucial, or really anyone who spends their winters participating in snow sports! No prior knowledge or experience is necessary, just come willing to learn.

This course is expected to introduce you to the where and why behind avalanche occurrences, as well as describe who gets caught and why. By the end of the 1-2 hour program, you’ll be provided with a basic approach to staying safe in the back country.

Where: evo | 3550 Stone Way N Seattle, WA 98103 | 206.973.4470

When: 

  • December 3, 2013 | Tuesday | 7:30 pm
  • January 8, 2014 | Wednesday | 7:30 pm
  • January 23, 2014 | Thursday | 6:30 pm
  • February, 4, 2014 | Tuesday| 6:30 pm
  • February 26, 2014 | Wednesday | 6:30 pm
  • March 11, 2014 | Tuesday| 6:30 pm
  • March 27, 2014 | Thursday | 6:30 pm

Cost: FREE!

-No more putting off learning how to stay safe.

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