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Avalanche Awareness Workshop

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Avalanche Awareness Workshop

Sunday, February 4, 2018


Avalanche Awareness

This workshop is designed for mountain enthusiasts who are starting to tour on their own and possibly venturing out of the ski area boundries.

Areas of focus in this course:

  • Recognize & Avoid Avalanche Terrain
  • Understanding Layed Snow
  • Weather Indicators & Red Flags
  • Basic Companion Rescue
  • Avalanche Control Techniques
  • Boundary Policies
  • Avalanche Terrain & Terrain Maps
  • Basic Route Selection
  • Current Snow Pack Conditions
  • Companion Recovery
  • Probing, Shoveling, & Beacon use

Workshops begin at 9am. Participants will meet outside the Mission Ridge Base Area First Aid Room. Please be prepared with all your ski and snowboard gear to ride the chairlift to the summit at 9am.

To register for this and other Mountain Workshops, follow the link below:

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  • Date: February 4th, 2018
  • Time: 9:00am
  • Where: Meet outside the First Aid Room in Base Area

Great variety, great snow and short lift lines

January 20th, 2017Trip Advisor

New Mission LLC operates Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort under special use permits from the U.S. Forest Service and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Snowline: (509) 663-3200
Phone: (509) 663-6543
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