Snow Sense & Planning Webinar Series

The first event in the Backcountry Accreditation, Snow Sense and Planning, this season is a five week webinar series.

Each webinar is scheduled from 7:00pm to 8:00pm and will cover the following topics.

  1. Avalanche Awareness: Weather, Snowpack, Terrain, Aspect
  2. Safe Travel and Rescue: Transceiver, Probe, Shovel, Route decisions, Reading snowpack
  3. Snow Analysis: Hasty, analysis along the route, Pit analysis, Pit tools and reporting, Physics and chemistry of snowpack
  4. Orienteering: Bearing/check, Pace, Reading features, maps, Triangulation, GPS and phone
  5. Equipment/Clothing/Fuel-H2O/Athleticism: Discipline equipment, Skinning and equipment, Moisture management, Endurance pacing and ability

Participants must attend all five webinars and fulfill the assigned assessments to receive six continuing education credits.

More Info & To Register for April Series:

  • Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday, April 20, 2021 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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