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NWAC Avalanche Awareness Class

The Northwest Avalanche Center (NWAC) offers free avalanche classes to the public throughout their forecast area.

This is a 90 minute introductory presentation geared towards the novice wintertime backcountry user.

Course Description

Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard, or snowmobile, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential and potentially lifesaving skill. This introductory virtual class provides a basic approach to managing risk. NWAC instructors will explain how to access avalanche and mountain weather forecasts and recognize basic signs of avalanche danger.

The course will be taught at the Ski Hill Lodge. Beverage service available, but there will be no food offerings at this event so eat dinner before you come.

The class is FREE, but please -

register here