Wednesday, January, 25, 2017 6-8pm Matanuska Telephone Association builiding, Palmer
480 Commercial Drive

Sunday, January 29, 2017 9:30am-4pm - Eureka Lodge, 128 Glenn Highway
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Mike Buck 
Alaska Avalanche Information Center 

Avalanche & Backcountry Riding Safety - Eureka January 29, 2017 

NOTE: Due to weather and snow conditions, this course has been postponned. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please contact us directly for more information or to be notified of updates by calling 907-255-2242 or email info@alaskasnow.org 

Take your avalanche and backcountry riding skills to the next level. Evening classroom session on Wednesday, Jan. 25th from 6-8 pm at the Matanuska Telephone Association building in Palmer, basement level will get your backcountry brain primed and ready. Sunday, join seasoned riders in the field at Eureka Lodge to learn avalanche rescue, backcountry trouble-shooting, how to get un-stuck, how to recognize unstable snow, and more. This is an all day on-snow event. Bring your snowmachines, riding gear, helmets, warm clothes, snacks, water and your friends. Participants will be riding in small groups practicing ready-rider know-how. AARP is sponsoring this event: special discount for AARP Members. Enter promo code AARP.

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This field session is open to adults. Made possible with support from