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Date Thursday  4/11/2019
Group Boulder
Event Title Basic Snow School, Boulder Group
Start Time 12:00 AM
End Time 12:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Kent Crites
Group Price $65.00
NonGroup Price $65.00
Leader Price $65.00
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Members Only (Programs/Education)

Location

6:30 pm at St. Pauls Church 4215 Grinnell Ave, Boulder 80305



For more info Contact

Kent Crites, snow@cmcboulder.org



Details

Lecture: Thurs, 4/11 6:30-8:00PM St. Pauls Church, 4215 Grinnell Ave, Boulder, 80305
Field trip: Sat, 4/13 all day St. Mary's Glacier

Basic snow travel techniques, useful for Colorado peaks in late spring / early summer. Learn about safe ascent and descent of moderate snow slopes using an ice axe, self-arrest and self-belay techniques, and other considerations for snow travel. Helmet and ice axe required. Prerequisites: Wilderness Hiking and Survival Essentials or equivalent experience and self-sufficiency in snowy conditions - the ability to learn in a snowy environment including clothing, water and eating. 



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Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.