Winter Wilderness Backcountry Recreation


Free for REI Members

Free for non-members

Registration closed


  • Group size 30 people
  • Instructor EDBSP

Interested in learning more about opportunities to backcountry ski and snowshoe in the Sierra? In this presentation, Eldorado Backcountry Ski Patrol will share information about great locations to visit, gear and backcountry huts in the Eldorado Forest and surrounding area. You will learn about the role of the ski patrol, the 10 essentials to carry with you, favorite places to explore with in Eldorado National Forest, and how to book available huts. The patrollers will also demo some of their favorite gear refined from years of skiing. If are interested in how to start backcountry skiing or snowshoeing, looking for places to go in with in Eldorado National Forest or want to learn more about becoming a backcountry patroller, this is the place to be this evening!

    Activity location

    Folsom REI

    2425 Iron Point Rd, Folsom, CA 95630

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