Skiers, boarders, shoers and snowmobilers – get the practical information and hands-on practice you need to be ready for a safe winter of backcountry travel. Topics to be covered in class and field include snow pack, weather and terrain evaluation, safe route finding and avalanche rescue. We will also practice transceiver search. Please bring your own transceiver if possible. Suitable for beginners or for those wanting a refresher. This class qualifies for the wellU requirements.
To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.