NWAC Avalanche Awareness Workshop

7:15 PM  –  8:30 PM

Kennewick REI

  • Member price: Free
  • Non-member price: Free
  • 10 spots left

  • Group size: 30
  • Instructor: Marty Lentsch

Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard or snowmobile in the backcountry, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential and potentially lifesaving skill. This session introduces and explains where and why avalanches occur and provides a basic approach to managing risk in the backcountry. Learn to access local avalanche bulletins and weather reports, recognize basic signs of avalanche danger, and learn simple ways to help avoid avalanche danger.


Kennewick REI

129 N Ely St, Kennewick, WA 99336

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