Scheduled on Mar 5, 2012
Boulder REI Winter Backcountry Rescue
Event Location: Boulder REI
Event Fee: Free
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (MST)
Presenter: Dennis Doyle
Group Size: 70
Description: Join Dennis Doyle, an expert from the National Ski Patrol, to learn what to do if someone from your group is asked to assist in a backcountry rescue. This presentation will cover self-rescue steps, safety procedures when traversing known avalanche terrain, recommended equipment, organizing your group, and recommended steps, all based on U.S. Forest Service and National Ski Patrol standards.