Snowshoe and Ski Touring Clinic

Join CMC Press authors Alan Apt and Kay Turnbaugh on Tuesday, November 29, at 6:00 pm for a free online Snowshoe and Ski Touring Clinic. Learn snowshoeing and ski touring basics, including how to choose equipment and basic tips and techniques. See beautiful photos of the more than 80 trails from their books, Ski Touring Routes: Colorado's Front Range and Snowshoe Routes: Colorado's Front Range. The trails range from 14er summits to easy family strolls, in some of the most scenic locations near the Front Range, including Rocky Mountain National Park. Avalanche awareness basics for safe winter travel will also be covered.
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  • Tue, Nov 29, 2022 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
  • Denver
  • Denver
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74 ( 120 capacity)
$0.00 55 (100 capacity)

Join CMC Press authors Alan Apt and Kay Turnbaugh on Tuesday, November 29, at 6:00 pm for a free online Snowshoe and Ski Touring Clinic. Learn snowshoeing and ski touring basics, including how to choose equipment and basic tips and techniques. See beautiful photos of the more than 80 trails from their books, Ski Touring Routes: Colorado's Front Range and Snowshoe Routes: Colorado's Front Range. The trails range from 14er summits to easy family strolls, in some of the most scenic locations near the Front Range, including Rocky Mountain National Park. Avalanche awareness basics for safe winter travel will also be covered.

Zoom login information will be emailed to participants the day of the event.

Alan Apt is a teacher of nordic and alpine skiing and snowshoeing at Eldora with the Ignite Adaptive Program, and is certified as a ski instructor by PSIA. He has been with the National Ski Patrol with Bryan Mountain and Diamonds Peaks Nordic Ski Patrols and is now an alumni member. 

Kay Turnbaugh has been cross-country skiing for 50 years, formerly worked at Eldora Ski Area, and is also the author of Following In Their Footsteps: Historical Hikes of the Northern Front Range and other history and natural science books. 

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