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Backcountry Snow Riding 101

Telemark, Alpine Touring and Split Boarding

Monday, January 15, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Are you interested in learning to ride slopes outside of lift served terrain? Do you need to learn the basics of the backcountry? Join Cascades Adventures as we head out for a day of backcountry snow riding this Martin Luther King Holiday. To kick off this day of backcountry travel, participants first practice companion rescue and then learn about Hazard Evaluation, Route Finding & Safe Travel in Avalanche Terrain. This outing is intended for aspiring backcountry enthusiasts and requires participants to have a strong riding ability in one of the following disciplines (skiing, telemark or snowboarding)

Participant Level: Beginner-Intermediate
Min/Max Participants: 3/10
Pre Trip meeting Date, Time & Location:            Wednesday, Jan. 10 at 5:00 p.m. in Tykeson Rm 111  

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For more information, contact Wesley Noone at noonew@oregonstate.edu

Off Campus
OSU Cascades
Tykeson Hall
1500 SW Chandler Ave.
Jeffrey Myers
1 541 322 3116
Jeffrey.Myers at oregonstate.edu
Acad Prog / Student Aff
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