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Date Thursday  3/8/2018
End Date Thursday  3/8/2018
Group Denver
Event Title Avy Practice Trip Snow conditions Field Trip to Practice Skills
Start Time 7:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader Linda Lawson
Member Price Free
Available Participants 4
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Casual
Classification Moderate 
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 1000
Driving Distance 100


For more info Contact

Lawson, Linda

303/842 7040


This CMC field trip at Berthoud Pass is for students who completed AIARE in December 2017.  This is a practice field trip and not a requirement of the school which was previously completed.

Participants will need beacon, shovel, probe and inclinometer or a compass with inclinometer as well as their Blue Field Books from the course and a pencil.

Participants should have been reviewing the CAIC  website and know forecasted conditions for Front Range.

We will meet at a coffee shop, location to be determined, to review avy protocols including route finding.  We will then depart for Berthoud Pass where participants will take observations, assess local avalanche risk, route find.

Equipment:  10 Essentials for Winter Travel, snowshoes.  No skis.




Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.