||PPG Basic Mountaineering School - Colorado Wilderness Fundamentals
||Members Only (Programs/Education)
Colorado Springs, CO
For more info Contact
Collin Powers <Collin.Powers@usav.org>;
Colorado Wilderness Fundamentals Pre-Requisites: None
There are 3 class lectures covering the topics of gear, trip planning, nutrition, conditioning, conservation practices such as Leave No Trace, the Ten Essentials, weather evaluation, safety, emergency planning protocol, and case studies of wilderness accidents. There is a CMC Rating Trip designed to reinforce principals and techniques discussed in class. Dates: Tuesday, March 11 6:30PM - 9:00PM Class Location: TBA; Thursday, March 13 6:30PM - 9:00PM Class Location: TBA; Wednesday, March 19 6:30PM - 9:00PM Class Location: TBA; Saturday, March 22 7:30AM - 2:00PM Red Rock Canyon Open Space; Sunday, March 23 7:30AM - 2:00PM Weather Makeup Date. Refunds are issued for cancellations made up to two weeks prior to the start of the program. There is a $10.00 cancellation fee. Cancellations after two weeks prior and no shows are not refundable.