"Know Before You Go" Avalanche Seminar

6:30 PM  –  8:00 PM

Grand Rapids REI

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  • Group size: 25
  • Instructor: Michael Walenta

Presented by Michael Walenta, National Ski Patrols' Central Division Avalanche Advisor. Know Before You Go is a free avalanche awareness program. Not much science, no warnings to stay out of the mountains, no formulas to memorize. In 1 hour, you will see the destructive power of avalanches, understand when and why they happen, and how you can have fun in the mountains and avoid avalanches. Appropriate for all age levels. Q&A after the one-hour presentation.


Grand Rapids REI

3149 28th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512

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